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One benchmark for all your hardware

3DMark includes everything you need to benchmark your PC and mobile devices in one app. Whether you're gaming on a PC, a tablet or a smartphone, 3DMark includes benchmarks designed specifically for your hardware.

We update 3DMark regularly so that you can benchmark the latest hardware and graphics APIs. Since 2013, we've added over a dozen new benchmarks, stress tests and feature tests. When you buy 3DMark today, you benefit from more than seven years of development, updates, and enhancements. And we're just getting started.

  • The latest version of the world's most popular benchmark.
  • Everything you need to test your PC, notebook, tablet and smartphone.
  • 3DMark recommends the best benchmark for your system.
  • Compare your 3DMark scores with other Windows, Android and iOS devices.
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Better benchmarking with 3DMark


3DMark shows the recommended benchmark for your PC

The right test every time

It's easy to find the right test for your PC. 3DMark automatically scans your hardware & recommends the best benchmark for your system.

Install and update individual benchmark tests independently in 3DMark

Choose your tests

3DMark grows bigger every year with new tests. When you buy 3DMark from Steam, you can choose to install only the tests you need.

Hardware monitoring graphs in 3DMark

Compare scores

See how your 3DMark score compares with results from other systems with the same combination of CPU and GPU.

Hardware monitoring graphs in 3DMark

Estimated game performance

3DMark helps you relate your score to real-world game performance by estimating the frame rates you can expect in a selection of popular games.

Hardware monitoring graphs in 3DMark

Hardware monitoring

Detailed charts show you how the CPU and GPU temperatures, clock speeds, and the frame rate changed during your benchmark run.

Custom settings in 3DMark

Custom settings

Explore your PC's performance limits by changing the resolution and other quality settings to make benchmarks more or less demanding.

Time Spy

DirectX 12 benchmark tests for gaming PCs


3DMark Time Spy benchmark for high-performance PCs running Windows 10

Time Spy

3DMark Time Spy is a DirectX 12 benchmark test for Windows 10 gaming PCs. Time Spy is one of the first DirectX 12 apps to be built the right way from the ground up to fully realize the performance gains that the new API offers.

With its pure DirectX 12 engine, which supports new API features like asynchronous compute, explicit multi-adapter, and multi-threading, Time Spy is the ideal test for benchmarking the latest graphics cards.

  • DirectX 12 benchmark for Windows 10.
  • Renders at 2560 × 1440 resolution.
  • Includes a Demo, Graphics tests, and a CPU test.

Time Spy Extreme

Time Spy Extreme is a new 4K DirectX 12 benchmark test, available in 3DMark Advanced and Professional Editions. You don't need a 4K monitor to run it, but you will need a GPU with at least 4 GB of dedicated memory.

With its 4K Ultra HD rendering resolution, Time Spy Extreme is an ideal benchmark test for the latest high-end graphics cards. The CPU test has been redesigned to let processors with 8 or more cores perform to their full potential.

  • World's first 4K DirectX 12 gaming benchmark.
  • Renders at 3840 × 2160 (4K UHD) resolution.
  • New CPU test, ideal for processors with 8 or more cores.

Port Royal

Ray tracing benchmark for graphics cards


3DMark Port Royal, the real-time ray tracing benchmark

3DMark Port Royal is the world’s first dedicated real-time ray tracing benchmark for gamers. You can use Port Royal to test and compare the real-time ray tracing performance of any graphics card that supports Microsoft DirectX Raytracing. As well as benchmarking performance, 3DMark Port Royal provides a realistic and practical example of what to expect from ray tracing in upcoming games.

  • Ray tracing benchmark for graphics cards.
  • Renders at 2560 × 1440 resolution.
  • Requires a GPU with DirectX Raytracing support.

Night Raid

DirectX 12 test for PCs with integrated graphics


3DMark Night Raid benchmark for PCs with integrated graphics running Windows 10

Night Raid is a DirectX 12 benchmark for mobile computing devices with integrated graphics and low-power platforms powered by Windows 10 on Arm. Run Night Raid to test and compare laptops, notebooks, tablets, and the latest Always Connected PCs. The test is especially suitable for DirectX 12 systems that cannot achieve high frame rates in the more demanding Time Spy benchmark.

  • DirectX 12 benchmark for Windows 10.
  • Renders at 1920 × 1080 resolution.
  • Includes a Demo, Graphics tests, and a CPU test.

Wild Life

Cross-platform benchmark for notebook computers, tablets and smartphones


3DMark Wild Life Benchmark, cross-platform benchmark for GPU performance

3DMark Wild Life is a cross-platform benchmark for Windows, Android and Apple iOS. Use 3DMark Wild Life to test and compare the graphics performance of the latest notebook computers, tablets and smartphones. Wild Life uses the Vulkan graphics API on Windows PCs and Android devices. On iOS devices, it uses Metal. You can compare benchmark scores across platforms.

  • Cross-platform GPU benchmark.
  • Renders at 2560 × 1440 resolution.
  • Requires a GPU with Vulkan 1.1 support.

Fire Strike

DirectX 11 benchmark tests for gaming PCs


3DMark Fire Strike benchmark test

Fire Strike

Fire Strike is a showcase DirectX 11 benchmark for modern gaming PCs. Its ambitious real-time graphics are rendered with detail and complexity far beyond other DirectX 11 benchmarks and games.

Fire Strike includes two graphics tests, a physics test and a combined test that stresses the CPU and GPU.

  • DirectX 11 benchmark for gamers.
  • Renders at 1920 × 1080 resolution.
  • For high performance gaming PCs.

Fire Strike Extreme

3DMark Fire Strike Extreme is designed for multi-GPU systems and future hardware generations.

In addition to raising the rendering resolution, additional visual quality improvements increase the rendering load to ensure accurate performance measurements for truly extreme hardware setups.

  • Enhanced for extreme hardware.
  • Renders at 2560 × 1440 resolution.
  • For systems with multiple GPUs.

Fire Strike Ultra

Can your PC handle 4K gaming? Fire Strike Ultra's 4K Ultra HD rendering resolution is four times larger than the 1080p resolution used in Fire Strike.

A 4K monitor is not required, but your graphics card must have at least 3GB of memory to run this demanding benchmark.

  • The world's first 4K gaming benchmark.
  • Renders at 4K UHD resolution (3840 × 2160).
  • The most demanding 3DMark test ever.

Sky Diver

For gaming laptops and mid-range PCs


3DMark Sky Diver benchmark test

3DMark Sky Diver is a DirectX 11 benchmark for gaming laptops and mid-range PCs. Use 3DMark Sky Diver to benchmark systems with mainstream graphics cards, mobile GPUs, or integrated graphics. It is especially suitable for DirectX 11 systems that cannot achieve more than single-digit frame rates in the more demanding Fire Strike test. Sky Diver is only available in the Windows editions at this time.

  • DirectX 11 benchmark for mainstream PCs.
  • Includes Graphics, Physics and Combined tests.
  • Breathtaking demo with an original soundtrack.

Feature tests

Specialized tests for specific features

3DMark API Overhead feature test

API Overhead test

Games make thousands of draw calls per frame, but each one creates performance-limiting overhead for the CPU. APIs with less overhead can handle more draw calls and produce richer visuals. With the API Overhead feature test you can compare the performance of Vulkan, DirectX 12 and DirectX 11. See how many draw calls each API can handle before the frame rate drops below 30 FPS.

3DMark DirectX Raytracing feature test

DirectX Raytracing feature test

Real-time ray tracing is incredibly demanding. The latest graphics cards have dedicated hardware that’s optimized for ray-tracing. The 3DMark DirectX Raytracing feature test measures the performance of this dedicated hardware. Instead of using traditional rendering techniques, the whole scene is ray-traced and drawn in one pass. The result of the test depends entirely on ray-tracing performance.

3DMark PCI Express feature test

PCI Express feature test

PCI Express (PCIe) is a standard interface that provides high-bandwidth communication between devices in your PC. New PCIe 4.0 interfaces provide up to twice the bandwidth of PCIe 3.0. With more bandwidth, games can transfer more data, reduce loading times, and support more complex scenes. The PCI Express feature test measures the bandwidth available to your GPU.

3DMark VRS feature test

VRS feature test

Variable-Rate Shading (VRS) is a DirectX 12 feature that can improve performance by reducing detail in parts of the frame where it is unlikely to be noticed. The 3DMark VRS feature test helps you compare differences in performance and image quality when using Tier 1 and Tier 2 VRS. An interactive mode lets you change VRS settings on the fly and export frames for comparison.

NVIDIA DLSS feature test

NVIDIA DLSS feature test

Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) is an NVIDIA RTX technology that uses the power of deep learning and AI to improve game performance while maintaining visual quality. The NVIDIA DLSS feature test helps you compare performance and image quality using DLSS 2 or DLSS 1. With DLSS 2, you can choose between three quality modes—Quality, Performance and Ultra Performance.

Stress Tests

Check the reliability and stability of your PC


3DMark Stress Test

Stress testing is a good way to check the reliability and stability of your system after buying or building a new PC, upgrading your graphics card, or overclocking your GPU. It can help you identify faulty hardware or a need for better cooling.

If your GPU crashes, hangs, or produces visual artifacts during the test, it may indicate a reliability or stability problem. If it overheats and shuts down, you may need more cooling in your computer.

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3DMark Basic Edition

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Benchmarks

  • Time Spy
  • Night Raid
  • Fire Strike
  • Sky Diver

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Benchmarks

  • Time Spy
  • Time Spy Extreme
  • Port Royal
  • Night Raid
  • Wild Life
  • Fire Strike
  • Fire Strike Extreme
  • Fire Strike Ultra
  • Sky Diver
  • API Overhead feature test
  • DirectX Raytracing feature test
  • PCI Express feature test
  • VRS feature test
  • NVIDIA DLSS feature test
  • Stress Tests

Features

  • Custom benchmark settings
  • Game performance estimates
  • Install tests independently
  • Skip demo option
  • Save results offline

Advanced Edition bundle

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For business use

3DMark Professional Edition

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Benchmarks

  • Time Spy
  • Time Spy Extreme
  • Port Royal
  • Night Raid
  • Wild Life
  • Fire Strike
  • Fire Strike Extreme
  • Fire Strike Ultra
  • Sky Diver
  • API Overhead feature test
  • DirectX Raytracing feature test
  • PCI Express feature test
  • VRS feature test
  • NVIDIA DLSS feature test
  • Stress Tests

Features

  • Custom benchmark settings
  • Game performance estimates
  • Install tests independently
  • Skip demo option
  • Save results offline
  • Private, offline results option
  • Command line automation
  • Image Quality Tool
  • Export result data as XML
  • Licensed for commercial use
  • Compatible with Testdriver®
  • Priority support by email and phone

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Minimum requirements

OS Windows 10, 64-bit
Processor 1.8 GHz dual-core CPU
Memory 4 GB of system memory
Graphics DirectX 11
Hard drive 6 GB free space

Recommended requirements

OS Windows 10, 64-bit
Processor 1.8 GHz dual-core CPU with SSSE3
Memory 4 GB of system memory
Graphics DirectX 12 with 3 GB graphics memory
Hard drive 6 GB free space

Professional Edition licensing

Single-seat licenses require an Internet connection for online activation. A single-seat license allows you to install the software on one system at a time.

With a site license, you can activate and use the software offline. A site license allows you to run the software on multiple systems at the same time.

To run Time Spy and Night Raid benchmarks, you need Windows 10, a graphics card that supports DirectX 12, and a processor that supports SSSE3.

To run Port Royal, you must have the Windows 10 October 2018 Update (1809) and a graphics card that supports Microsoft DirectX Raytracing.

Wild Life requires a GPU compatible with Vulkan 1.1.

The DirectX Raytracing feature test requires Windows 10 Version 2004 or later and a DirectX 12 compatible graphics card with driver support for DirectX Raytracing Tier 1.1.

The PCI Express feature test requires a DirectX 12 compatible discrete graphics card.

The VRS feature test requires Windows 10 version 1903 or later and a DirectX 12 GPU that supports Variable-Rate Shading.

The NVIDIA DLSS feature test requires an NVIDIA graphics card that supports DLSS.

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