High tech Multinational companies, manufacturing processor for the electronic devices are setting benchmarks according to the performances of the processors.
Major manufacturers like Samsung were also modifying their processors for better speed and settled a benchmark for other companies. As per the latest reports, a test proves that One Plus and Meizu were caught cheating on the 'benchmark scores'.
XDA, with the help of Geekbench caught that, "The test scores and thermal throttling was different on the two builds, depending on the application. In the regular apps, the thermal throttling was at much higher temperature when running the benchmark apps, while it was lower in the ‘secret build'.