Are you overclocking using Windows 8? Well we have some bad news for you, HWBOT will no longer be accepting Windows 8 benchmark results and they have invalidated all benchmark records that were recorded using Windows 8.
Futuremark has just announced PCMark 8 into its line of benchmarking suites that target all PC subsystems. This benchmark is designed specifically for newer Windows 8 PCs, but the benchmark should work just fine on Windows 7 machines as well. In this new benchmark Futuremark has brought over some battery life tests from their own PowerMark Suite. Other new tests include native application tests using both Adobe and Microsoft applications to simulate real world usage.
One of our favorite Benchmarking suite’s has been updated! Today FinalWire rolled out AIDA64 v2.60. Check out the release below for all of the details!
FinalWire Ltd. today announced the immediate availability of AIDA64 Extreme Edition 2.60 software, a streamlined diagnostic and benchmarking tool for home users; and the immediate availability of AIDA64 Business Edition 2.60 software, an essential network management solution for small and medium scale enterprises.
The new AIDA64 release implements full support for Microsoft Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 operating systems, adds optimized 64-bit benchmarks for AMD A-Series “Trinity” APU and VIA VX11 platform, and supports the latest GeForce GTX graphics accelerators by nVIDIA.