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.
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.
May be an optimization issue
On Tuesday, AMD unveiled Radeon RX 480, the first graphics card in its tenth-generation Radeon lineup, based on 14nm FinFET Polaris architecture, and already some critics have claimed that some aspects of the benchmark are not giving an accurate presentation of CrossFireX performance when tested against Nvidia's high-end Geforce GTX 1080.
Faster than GTX Titan Z
The official press slides for the recently announced Radeon Pro Duo graphics card also brought the first performance figures from 3DMark FireStrike benchmark where the new dual-GPU graphics card is significantly faster than the GTX Titan Z.
With new 3DMark UI and VRMark preview
Futuremark has released the new 3DMark Holiday Beta update for its 3DMark benchmarking software which brings both a new UI for 3DMark as well as a preview for the upcoming VRMark benchmark.
New benchmark based on Vulkan API
Basemark, well known for its graphics and system bechmarks and testing utilities, has announced its new upcoming benchmark called the Basemark GPU Vulkan.
1.8GHz Dual core, 2GB Ram, fast performance
A lucky lady from San Diego got her iPhone delivered four days before the launch date and her husband was nice enough to do some benchmarking.
With EVGA motherboard, graphics card and PSU
A well known overclocker Vince "K|NGP|N" Lucido has broken yet another world record in the Unigne Heaven Xtreme running on EVGA hardware.
Review: Manually updating from 7 / 8.1 to Windows 10
Windows 10 is officially available and you can get it as a free upgradeif you own a genuine version of Windows 7 or Windows 8.1. Microsoft has said that it will roll out the updates in waves and there is no way to know when it will be your turn.
3DMark benchmarks revealed
While we wait to see the official specifications of the Nvidia GTX Titan X graphics card, unveiled by CEO Jen-Hsun Huang during Epic Games' GDC 2015 press event, we now have the first benchmarks, reportedly showing the performance of the Titan X in 3DMark 11 Extreme preset.