|By Business Wire||
|January 20, 2014 09:03 AM EST||
Rightware, the leader in performance benchmarking tools and embedded user interface (UI) software, announced today that it has launched Basemark OS II. It is a benchmarking application that runs on virtually any device powered by Android, iOS or Windows Phone operating system. Basemark OS II enables easy quantification of overall device performance and comes with integrated online comparison service, Power Board.
Basemark OS II is the result of advanced software engineering by Rightware and close collaboration with the member companies in Rightware’s Benchmark Development Program. The member companies represent the largest and most relevant OEMs, semiconductor companies and IP companies of the industry. More information and list of members is available at http://www.rightware.com/benchmarking-software/bdp/
“We are immensely proud in advancing the general public’s understanding of the performance differences of the modern smartphones. This launch marks a major milestone since it is the first trusted performance gauge that enables true cross platform overall performance comparisons. One of the exciting and unique features is a camera speed test. We don’t know of any other such a test in publicly available product in the world,” said Teemu Uotila, Director of Benchmark Unit of Rightware.
The benchmark features a large amount of tests, stressing every aspect of a smartphone and tablet in running applications. Tests are grouped to:
- System tests
- Memory tests
- Graphics tests
- Web tests
- Extra tests, including battery test and camera test by Sofica
Basemark OS II is immediately available as a free download for consumers at Apple App Store, Google Play and Windows Marketplace. A full version for companies and professional users is available under a separate licensing agreement from Rightware. For more information, see http://www.rightware.com/consumer/basemark-os-ii/
Rightware® is the market leader in User Interface technology, serving mobile, automotive and other embedded industries with its patent pending Kanzi® solution for rapid 3D and 2D user interface design and deployment. Rightware also develops industry leading system performance analysis tools and its renowned product portfolio includes the Basemark® product family for various benchmarking purposes, including industry standard benchmarks for OpenGL ES, OpenVG, OpenCL, Android, iOS, Linux, and Windows Mobile performance measurement. Rightware is headquartered in Espoo, Finland and has offices in Saratoga, CA, Shanghai, Taipei and Munich. More information: