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This article was published on October 19, 2011


    Watch the Rubik’s world champion solve 5 cubes in 44 seconds [Video]

    Watch the Rubik’s world champion solve 5 cubes in 44 seconds [Video]
    Jon Russell
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    Jon Russell

    Jon Russell was Asia Editor for The Next Web from 2011 to 2014. Originally from the UK, he lives in Bangkok, Thailand. You can find him on T Jon Russell was Asia Editor for The Next Web from 2011 to 2014. Originally from the UK, he lives in Bangkok, Thailand. You can find him on Twitter, Angel List, LinkedIn.

    This is quite incredible. Michal Pleskowicz is almost robotic as he solves five puzzles – in an average time of 8.65 seconds each – at the World Rubik’s Championship 2011 Final. Unsurprisingly he went on to win the event, which was held in Bangkok, Thailand, last week.

    Equally as impressive, the world record for a solving a single cube is an astonishing 5.66 seconds as this video shows.