Systm #95: How Badass is Your PC? Benchmark It!
Is your rig the fastest it can be? Join us as the folks from Extremetech.com show us the best tips, tools and techniques for benchmarking your PC!
From how fast the CPU crunches numbers to the number of pixels the GPU can push in a second benchmarking is a time honored way of representing PC performance. It's these numbers that PC enthusiasts use both as bragging points and as way to measure gains from upgrading or tweaking components or software.
We talked to master benchmarkers Jason Cross and Loyd Case over at ExtremeTech.com on the proper way to benchmark your PC including the rights tools like 3D Mark and PC Mark, and dispel a few common benchmarking myths.