Category Archives: Tests
QNAP TS-231P2 NAS Quick Review
(Tested) 3DMark Night Raid Direct3D 12 Benchmark
(Tested) Basemark GPU: new graphics benchmark (OpenGL and Vulkan)
(Tested) Far Cry 5 Built-in Benchmark (3840×2160 and 1920×1080)
(Tested) FINAL FANTASY XV Gaming Benchmark
(Tested) ASUS Tinker Board vs Raspberry Pi 3: CPU and GPU Benchmarks
(Tested) Radeon RX Vega 64 2-way CrossFire Performance in FurMark (vs GTX 1080)
(Test) NVIDIA Quadro P5000 vs GeForce GTX 1080
CPU Benchmark: CPU-Z 1.78 and CPU-Z 1.79 Scores
AMD Ryzen Downcore Control
Unigine Superposition GPU Benchmark (OpenGL / Direct3D) Tested
Vulkan API Overhead Test Added to 3DMark
GL553VD Updated with a Samsung NVMe SSD 960 PRO M.2 512GB
The gaming notebook GL553VD comes with a slow Sandisk Z400s 128GB SSD M.2. This 128GB storage unit is the boot / system disk. Let’s replace this 128GB drive by a faster and larger one: a Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB M.2.
Quick GPU Benchmark: Shadertoy Rainforest
(Burn-in Test) EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 FTW with new VBIOS and Thermal Pads Tortured
Recently, EVGA has faced with some overheating issues with its GeForce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070. Since the first November 2016, all new GTX 1080 and 1070 are shipped with a new VGA BIOS and an improved VRM cooling. Today, we’re going to stress test the updated GTX 1070 FTW to check those improvements.
VS2015: How to Remove Windows Telemetry Function Call from your C/C++ Binaries
(Tested) Raspberry Pi 3 vs Raspberry Pi 2: CPU and GPU Benchmarks (+ Burn-in Test)
The new Raspberry Pi 3 board comes with a new processor and higher clock speeds. Let’s benchmark it against the Raspberry Pi 2 board.
(Test) MiniMAD: Raspberry Pi based Video Mapping Device
Direct3D 12 vs OpenGL: A quick Test
GeeXLab, the successor of GLSL Hacker, comes with the support of Direct3D 12. It’s not a full support but most of the basic things are available: command lists (CL), pipeline state objects (PSO), constant buffers (CB) and HLSL shaders.