In an unsurprising bit of news, HTC has been caught cheating on bemchmark tests on its HTC One (M8), but the company not only admits it, they boast it is a feature. Ubergizmo received the interesting response from HTC on Sunday.
The cheating was caught by the new AnTuTu Benchmark X app. This version of the benchmarking app is coded in such a manner as to catch cheaters. As described on the Play Store:
A special edition of AnTuTu Benchmark to prevent fraud and cheating!
The X editor for the Ainol & Ramos device!!
AnTuTu Benchmark X Edition is free benchmarking app that helps users to know deeper to their Android devices, without fraud and cheating!The standard version of the benchmark is here.