3DMark gets new "pure ray tracing" feature test
Published in Graphics


Will push graphics cards to do some heavy ray tracing

UL Benchmarks has released a 3DMark test that is meant to measure pure ray-tracing performance, and while it is not a benchmark, and that means it won't produce a total score, it will still be interesting to compare frame rates on graphics cards.

Nvidia Geforce RTX 3070 3DMark scores leak online
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Looks close and/or better than RTX 2080 Ti

With Nvidia Geforce RTX 3070 scheduled to launch on October 29th, it comes as no surprise that we are now seeing some first leaks about the performance, aside from earlier Nvidia banchmarks. and judging from 3DMark scores, it could be close to the RTX 2080 Ti.

AMD's new Ryzen 9 3900XT and Ryzen 7 3800XT spotted in 3DMark
Published in PC Hardware


With significant clock increase

Both the revised Zen 2 Ryzen 9 3900XT and the Ryzen 7 3800XT have been spotted in the 3DMark database, confirming earlier rumors that we could see a significant boost in clocks for these new CPUs.

Tiger Lake may start at 3GHz
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 08 April 2020 09:41

Tiger Lake may start at 3GHz


New X3 graphics beats Ryzen 7 4800U

Intel launched its 10th generation Core architecture on May 27, 2019, at Computex last year, and it is most likely aiming to launch a Tiger Lake successor in a similar time frame. Ice Lake U will get replaced by Tiger Lake U, and the first leaks suggest a base clock of 3GHz.

3DMark Port Royal gets DLSS support
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 05 February 2019 13:06

3DMark Port Royal gets DLSS support


Up to 50 percent boost on RTX series

It was just a matter of time before UL Benchmarks' added DLSS support to its ray tracing 3DMark Port Royal benchmark, and according to Nvidia, it shows a possible 50 percent boost in performance on RTX series graphics cards.

3DMark Port Royal available for download
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 09 January 2019 14:45

3DMark Port Royal available for download


First dedicated Ray Tracing benchmark

As announced earlier, UL Benchmarks has now officially launched its first dedicated ray tracing benchmark, the 3DMark Port Royal.

Raytracing 3DMark Port Royal launches on January 8th
Published in Graphics


Shows some effects in a new video

UL Benchmark has delivered on its previous promise and has announced both the release date as well as pricing for its upcoming 3DMark Port Royal, a benchmark with support for DirectX Raytracing (DXR) API.

3DMark for DirectX Raytracing comes in January 2019
Published in Graphics


3DMark Port Royal

UL Benchmarks has announced that its newest benchmark for ray tracing will be coming in January 2019, dubbed 3DMark Port Royal.

K|NGP|N pushed the RTX 2080 Ti to over 2.4GHz on LN2
Published in Graphics


Enough for 9,275 score in Time Spy Extreme

While most reviews have focused on the automated way to scan for the maximum stable overclock, Vince "K|NGP|N" Lucido was quite keen to pour some LN2 on the GTX 2080 Ti FE, pushing it to impressive 2,415MHZ for the GPU and 8,658MHz for the memory.

Huawei and 3Dmark call cheating AI
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 10 September 2018 12:31

Huawei and 3Dmark call cheating AI


All clear, if you use an on switch

The parent company of 3Dmark UL and Huawei made a statement about the delisting of the latter's phones and agreed to work with each other to solve the issue.