Galaxy Note 4 vs. S5 vs. OnePlus One Benchmark Test!


Want to know how fast the Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor is on the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4?

Well, I did a full benchmark test using Quadrant, Antutu, and Vellamo. While I thought the Galaxy Note 4 would leave the Galaxy S5 and OnePlus One in the dust, the results are rather surprising.

The Note 4 does a little bit better than others on Quadrant benchmarking while it falls behind OnePlus One in Antutu.  Mind you, all of these phones are running 100% stock firmware with no overclocking.

The Galaxy S5 and OnePlus One both possess a predecessor of the 2.7Ghz Qualcomm 805, the 2.5Ghz Qualcomm 801.  Of course, the performance difference between the two CPUs are very small, around 10% but shouldn’t Note 4 perform better?

Well, our theory is that since the Note 4 does indeed use a quad-HD screen at 2560×1440 resolution (that’s almost double the amount of pixels), that could be why Note 4 fails to perform better.  Also, there’s the TouchWiz bloatware that’s really clogging down everything versus OnePlus One’s CM 11S firmware, which is a modified version of CyanogenMod ROM.

Whatever the case, benchmarks don’t tell everything but if you own a OnePlus One, you should be feeling real good (try the 38R update which was the one used in my video).

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Max Lee

Max Lee is the founder of Max makes Android tutorials and review videos for people who want to get high on Android over at his YouTube channel and Korean YouTube channel.