Futuremark announces Cyan Room benchmark for VRMark
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DirectX 12 powered VR benchmark

Futuremark has unveiled the next addition to its VRMark benchmark suite, the Cyan Room, which will use DirectX 12 API to push those VR-ready systems to the limit.

Futuremark working on Time Spy Extreme benchmark
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4K DirectX 12 benchmark coming on October 11

Futuremark said that it will soon release its newest 4K DirectX 12 benchmark, the 3DMark Time Spy Extreme.

Futuremark and UL unveil Testdriver automation software
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Software for hardware reviewers and manufacturers

Futuremark unveiled yet another piece of software, Testdriver, which is benchmark automation software aimed at IT administrators, hardware manufacturers, reviewers, and others alike that test hardware on a daily basis.

PCMark 10 Professional Edition previewed
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Half the runtimes of PCMark 8 with revised office workloads


Futuremark has announced the latest update in its highly acclaimed industry standard office benchmarking suite, PCMark 10. The company was kind enough to give us an early preview to evaluate the workloads it is providing with this release, now featuring three test options.

Futuremark's 3DMark gets Vulkan API support
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With all new Vulkan API overhead test

The latest v2.3.3663 update for Futuremark's 3DMark benchmarking utility includes several improvements, bug and compatibility fixes but, more importantly, adds Vulkan support to the API Overhead feature test.

Futuremark preparing new Vulkan and DX12 benchmarks
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To be revealed at CES 2017

It appears that Futuremark will reveal a couple of new tests that will be a part of its 3DMark benchmark and take advantage of both DirectX 12 as well as Vulkan API.

Futuremark unveils the VRMark
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The Virtual Reality benchmark

Futuremark has announced its newest benchmark suite, the VRMark, which will test a system's ability to run VR games and other VR applications.

Futuremark releases 3DMark Time Spy DirectX 12 benchmark
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Brings Async Compute, explicit multi-GPU and multi-threading

Futuremark has now officially released its new Time Spy benchmark, an upgrade which adds the new DirectX 12 test to the 3DMark benchmarking software.

Futuremark rolls out new 3DMark update
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Coming with VRMark preview, new UI and some improvements

Futuremark has released a newest update for its 3DMark benchmark suite which adds a new user interface, includes a couple of other improvements and comes with a preview for the upcoming VRMark benchmark.

Futuremark releases Slingshot Extreme benchmark for iOS and Android
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Now runs at 2560x1440p with Metal API and OpenGL ES 3.1

On Tuesday, Futuremark released a new version of their popular Slingshot benchmark app for iOS and Android mobile devices, this time complete with the hardware-accelerated OpenGL ES 3.1 API for Android devices and Metal API for Apple devices.