After a far too long period of time in which smartphone manufacturers have looked unwilling or unable (or in some cases both) to make any compelling advancements in the battery life department, things are at long last moving in the right direction.
Quad-core this, octa-core that, Full HD this, Xenon flash that. That’s what we’re seeing over and over again being marketed as major selling points for smartphones nowadays. And they’re all neat features, no doubt about it, but what about battery life?
Less than a week after the launch of the Snapdragon 800 powered Galaxy S4 LTE-A, the new Adreno 330 GPU gets thoroughly tested, passes with flying colors.