3DMark accuses Oppo of fixing benchmark tests, delisting Oppo devices from its rankings

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A smartphone maker fiddling its benchmarking scores? That's unusual, isn't it?

Oppo, one of the brands of giant Chinese smartphone maker BKK Electronics, has been accused of fiddling benchmark tests - and delisted by 3DMark as a result.  The fixing, of course, suggested th...

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