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3DMark Benchmark is coming to Android

3DMark your Android phone? Sure, soon enough you'll be able to

Anthony Garreffa | Nov 29, 2011 at 2:20 am CST (0 mins, 44 secs time to read)

I can see it now. Samsung's Galaxy Nexus handset is propped open, LN2 is used and they've overclocked it to insane levels. New 3DMark for Android record achieved! Futuremark only two weeks ago announced 3DMark for Windows 8 and today comes the announcement in my inbox of 3DMark for Android.

3DMark Benchmark is coming to Android | TweakTown.com

Futuremark have said that the results from these two benchmarks will actually be comparable, so I would definitely like to know how that will happen. 3DMark for Android is currently in development with an ETA of sometime in 2012. 3DMark for Android (which is a working title by the way) will:

Measures gaming performance using rendering, CPU and physics tests.

- Stunning real-time graphics push the OpenGL ES API to the limit.

- Complementary online service to compare results between devices.

- Results will be comparable with 3DMark for Windows 8.

- Currently in development, expected to be released in 2012.

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Anthony Garreffa

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Anthony Garreffa

Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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