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Smartphone processor comparison

Q: Smartphone processor comparison

Which 1 is better -
1)Exynos 5260 ; Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex A7 & dual-core 1.7 GHz Cortex A15 with 2 GB RAM
2)Qualcomm MSM8928 Snapdragon 400 ; Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A7 with 1.5GB RAM??

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A: Smartphone processor comparison

Definitely the Exynos 5260, no question about it! It is really a 6 core CPU since it uses the 4 Cortex A7 CPUs to process regular loads and it taps into the 2 A15 CPUs when it needs extra power.
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7750 were the old phenom bin chips if i remember right, they were just a way to sell unused silicon pretty much. Get the 6400 and call it a year.
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I expect better performance with Computer #1, but how much better?

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I just ran Fresh Diagnosis' Processor Benchmark test and got a pretty close comparison of the two: #1 = 9839 MDIPS, #2 = 9521 MDIPS.

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A:AMD processor comparison

Just tested a third computer.

#3 - AMD Athlon 3200+ 2.19 GHz, ! GB RAM, Win XP Home
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What could account for the wide difference between this and the other two? Cany anyone suggest another speed test?
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This is the best comparison page I know of:

A 64bit processor does run on regular windows just fine.
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Now to the tough stuff. I know this is a lot to ask for a first post, but any input would be appreciated.

Anyone have any benchmarks for AMD's 3500+ vs 3700+ vs FX-55 vs FX-57 vs Dual Cores?

A:AMD Processor Comparison

flashmonkey said:

Yea, I'm new here, so first off, hello everyone!

Now to the tough stuff. I know this is a lot to ask for a first post, but any input would be appreciated.

Anyone have any benchmarks for AMD's 3500+ vs 3700+ vs FX-55 vs FX-57 vs Dual Cores?Click to expand...

The pics above are the summation for "FX-55 vs FX-57 vs Dual Cores", further elaborations and finer details available by clicking on the pics for the article itself.
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Originally Posted by kushagra

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I take out the network adapter plug then plug it inClick to expand...

these are powerlines connecting between you and the router via the house electrical system - is that correct ?
if not what are they

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Make sure you also indicate on the reply which tests are for what condition.

ipconfig /all
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post the results in a reply here.
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We would like to see the results from an ipconfig /all - post back the results in a reply here.

This should also work for windows 8
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Note that there is a space before the /ALL, but there is NOT a space after the / in the following command.

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all the text will now be highlighted
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Ping Tests
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post the results in a reply here.
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the file and paste here.

Start> Run {search bar in Vista/W7}> type CMD to open a command prompt box
(A new dialogue box - black with white font, will appear on screen ):

For Windows 8
to open a Cmd Prompt or an Administrator Cmd prompt from the Desktop. Use Win + X and choose Command Prompt or Command Prompt (Admin) from the list.

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Post back the results in a reply here
right click in the command prompt box
select all
control key + C key - to copy
then reply here and
control key + V to paste

Type the following command
Post back the results in a reply here
right click in the command prompt box
select all
control key + C key - to copy
then reply here and
control key + V to paste

Type the following command
Post back the results in a reply here
right click in the command prompt box
select all
control key + C key - to copy
then reply here and
control key + V to paste
For your information only
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Cyber-Psychology Security Bullying amp Smartphone Withdrawal IMAGE Flickr com-The scientific explanation by ky olsen reuse permitted The social psychology of Cyber-Psychology: Security,Bullying,& Smartphone Withdrawal cybersecurity SOURCE thepsychologist bps org uk John McAlaney Helen Thackray and Jacqui Taylor consider motivations for hacking Cyber-Psychology: Security,Bullying,& Smartphone Withdrawal and how the problem is best addressed Despite the intrinsically psychological nature of many cybersecurity attacks research into the role of psychology in cybersecurity is still limited Indeed even research into social engineering is often conducted from the discipline of computing rather than social psychology The need for a social psychological approach is also suggested by the fact that large-scale cybersecurity incidents stemming from motivations as varied as Cyber-Psychology: Security,Bullying,& Smartphone Withdrawal financial gain and political ideological protest are often instigated by groups as opposed to individuals acting alone Impression management and social identity- A characteristic of hacktivist groups and cyberattackers is the mystery around the identity of their members and the actual reach or capabilities of the group This is of course necessary in some cases so that individuals can avoid being identified by law enforcement agencies but many of these groups have become adept at brand management for the promotion of themselves and their cause Anonymous have become particularly known for the Guy Fawkes mask taken from a graphic novel on which the film V for Vendetta was based This symbol has become coopted and replicated across many groups and used as a way of expressing discontent with the establishment Group processes- As we have discussed many cybersecurity incidents would appear to be orchestrated by groups It is established in social psychology that being a member of a group can alter individual behaviour and thought processes in a number of fundamental ways For example cognitive processes such as decision making planning judging and problem solving may be undertaken at a group level rather than an individual level Hinsz et al Similarly emotions can spread throughout groups even to members who were not involved in the original event that prompted the emotion E R Smith et al This may be particularly relevant to cybersecurity incidents that are linked to online social protest and hacktivism where there is a sense of anger at a perceived injustice or suppression of freedom It has also been found that individuals will make riskier decisions when in groups than when alone even if the decision is made privately after the group discussion has taken place Wallach et al However individuals are often unaware of the influence that the group is having on their behaviour Darley Empowering informed decision making- Attempts to dissuade people especially young adults from becoming involved in hacktivism and cybercrime by instructing them they should not do so seem destined to fail As experienced across a range of health and social behaviours such direct and blatant attempts to change behaviour can easily result in a reactance response in which an individual or group resent the perception that their choices are being removed from them In some cases the individual may adopt an attitude directly contrary to that which they feel is being pushed upon them in a process known as negative attitude change Fuegen amp Brehm Given that many hacktivism groups define themselves on the basis of being anarchistic it would seem especially likely that attempts to bring about behaviour change in these groups would result in this type of negative response It is important to also understand the role that being part of these groups has for individuals If we discourage them from interacting with groups associated with hacktivism and cybercrime then we may also be asking them to abandon something that is an important basis of their s... Read more

A:Cyber-Psychology: Security,Bullying,& Smartphone Withdrawal

I found that first section very entertaining, Thanks Logethica.
I bookmarked the source.
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Cannot connect this computer to Galaxy S2 mobile wireless hotspot. Network is "seen" as secure but cannot "connect to network" (error message). Same problem on 1 other identical computer - both with AC3160 adapter. No problem connecting to this mobile wireless hotspot with Surface Pro 3, Asus N61-JQ, and Lenovo Laptop - all with Win 10 - and all NOT with AC3160. I have installed latest adapter driver updates for AC3160 and spent hours scouring web for answers - nothing! Any suggestions?
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Does watching video on a smartphone user the same bandwidth or download as in any computer?


A:Does watching video on a smartphone user the same bandwidth or download as in any com

Yes and no. It all depends on what format the video is in (AVI, MP4, etc.). A file with higher compression will occupy less space and take less bandwidth/download amount to download. Whatever format it is in, though, it will consume some bandwidth and download amount (I take it from the question that you have a monthly download limit from your ISP, correct?)
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A friend of mine has an LG-P500 which is supposed to be a contract phone on T-Mobile. He agreed to sell to me and I am interested provided I can unlock it and keep all its functionality. I have a rolling contract, SIM only deal with Tesco (o2 network) which I'd like to keep, along with my number.

As I've never unlocked a SmartPhone before, my question is will it still be fully functional, and will I be able to use the internet on my own network and data?

Kind regards,

A:Solved: Will internet work on other networks after unlocking smartphone?

Yes it will be fully functional and you can get the settings for your provider of their website. I'm on O2 so if you need I can give them to you. Any decent shop should be able to unlock that phone for around £5.
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I am considering buying the Sprint offered Samsung Moment but cannot find anywhere whether I can use as E-mail Comcast and then Windows Live Mail.
Does anyone have this phone and Comcast and Windows Live Mail?

A:Samsung Moment smartphone and Windows Live Mail

The Moment is an Android smartphone, so this link might help you out: android comcast - Google zoeken

I think you'll be able to install a Comcast application for your Comcast e-mail and then use the default Android e-mail application for Windows Live Mail.
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Hello everyone, this is my configuration for my Smartphone, my laptop (main) configuration can be found in my signature

A:Anti-Malware Reviewer's Smartphone Configuration 2016

Excellent smartphone config!

There's no doubt about the effectiveness of avast! and Malwarebytes Mobile Security.

I personally am using AdGuard too (proxy mode), and it's so far been extremely effective at blocking advertisement and tracker domains! It truly is very powerful.

Solid config, overall!
Thanks for sharing it with us!