Benchmarking company says it had “strong evidence” of rule breaking and delisting was used as a “last resort” after all else failed.
A total of six devices have been removed from Futuremark’s device database for rigging benchmark tests.
Futuremark’s president Oliver Baltuch talks about the challenges of transparency and benchmarking.
The new tablet wars are getting more and more interesting, but benchmarking performance is getting to be quite difficult thanks to draconian application side loading restrictions. To resolve this, Futuremark has released some performance figures derived from their Peacekeeper browser based benchmark on three hot tablets for the 2012 Holiday Season.
At the first day of Siggraph 2012, which is taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Khronos group announced the new iterations of OpenGL API for conventional computers and consoles (OpenGL), as well as mobile devices (OpenGL ES).
Like two years ago, also during Computex, when MSI showed Futuremark's 3DMark 11 Deep Sea Demo, visitors to the popular Taiwanese AIB maker's booth can catch a short demo loop of the upcoming 3DMark for Windows 8 running on a high end system equipped with a pair of GTX 680 Lightning in SLi.
Futuremark is known for developing computer benchmark applications for home users and businesses such as PCMark7, 3DMark11 and PowerMark. And it seems that the company has been acquired by Angry Birds creator, Rovio Entertainment.
While Apple did an untypical thing and attacked NVIDIA and their Tegra 3 quad-core chip, claiming 4x better performance, the first benchmark results tell a different story, especially in Futuremark’s Peacekeeper benchmark.
After year and a half of work in complete silence, Futuremark released Powermark 1.0.0. This is the first generation battery testing benchmark based on PCMark7.
Futuremark has released a new version of the Peacekeeper, which is a web browser benchmarking program to keep up-to-date with the increasingly recognized HTML5 standards. Along with this new release, Futuremark also reveals some interesting data on how the browsers landscape has changed over the last two and a half years. Read on to find out
Following on the footsteps of the recently announced "3DMark for Windows 8" benchmark, Futuremark has revealed that the company is developing a new 3D benchmark called "3DMark for Android". You've guessed it right, Futuremark is developing one 3D benchmark to rule them all.
Futuremark just announced that the company is developing a unified benchmark suite for Windows 8 operating system. Available in 2012, the benchmark currently known as "3DMark for Windows 8" is targeting all Windows 8 platforms, from rare high-end smartphones to commonplace tablets, ultrabooks and desktops.