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FurMark 1.9.0 released, ready to cook bacon and eggs on your GPU

FurMark 1.9.0 released, includes dynamic background and more stress for your GPU
By: Anthony Garreffa | Software News | Posted: Feb 28, 2011 5:48 am

FurMark has reached version 1.9.0 and with it brings some new support for GPU's, a heavier workload on the GPU and also a dynamic background instead of a static image. This dynamic background is optional and can be turned off.




GPU support for FurMark 1.9.0 includes NVIDIA GeForce cards from the 6 series up to the current 500 series, AMD's Radeon HD 2000 series to the latest 6000-series, Intel's Sandy Bridge HD2000/3000, S3 Graphics Chrome 400, 500 and a few others. They've also made the benchmark process more streamlined by now offering two presents: Preset:1080 and Preset:720.


Choosing Preset:1080 gives, 1920x1080 fullscreen, no AA, Post FX disabled, dynamic background, burn-in enabled. While choosing Preset:720 offers the same options but a resolution of 1280x720.



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