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Futuremark Announces New 3DMark for Windows 8 Devices

Mon, Nov 14 2011 7:59 AM CST

HELSINKI, FINLAND - NOVEMBER 14, 2011 - Futuremark, the world leader in performance benchmarking software, today announced development of a new version of 3DMark, the company's flagship benchmark for gamers. 3DMark for Windows 8 (working title) is designed for gaming performance measurement and comparison across all Windows 8 devices from tablets and notebooks to high-end desktop gaming systems. The announcement was accompanied by an atmospheric concept image for the new benchmark showing an elemental rock warrior brandishing two blazing swords.

Futuremark Announces New 3DMark for Windows 8 Devices | TweakTown.com

Jukka Mkinen, CEO of Futuremark said,

"With Windows 8 gamers will be able to enjoy their games on a wide range of devices from lightweight tablets to heavy-duty desktop rigs. Faced with so much choice it will be hard to work out which devices offer the best value for money. Fortunately 3DMark for Windows 8 will be our most wide-reaching 3DMark ever, able to accurately measure and compare gaming performance across all devices and graphical feature sets available with Windows 8."

3DMark for Windows 8 (working title)

- Measures and compares gaming performance on all Windows 8 devices

- Stunning real-time scenes stress test all levels of hardware

- Supports both x86 and ARM-based architectures

- Can be used in both Metro UI and 'classic' Windows environments

- Created in co-operation with the world's leading technology companies

- Currently in development, expected to be released in 2012

Follow Futuremark on Facebook for the latest 3DMark news: http://www.facebook.com/Futuremark

Download 3DMark 11, 3DMark Vantage or 3DMark06:

http://www.3dmark.com

Invitation to join the Futuremark Benchmark Development Program

The development of 3DMark for Windows 8 benefits from the co-operation of many of the world's leading technology companies. The Futuremark Benchmark Development Program (BDP) includes AMD, NVIDIA, Microsoft, Imagination Technologies, Dell, HP and other well known companies. Companies wishing to participate in the BDP are invited to contact Oliver Baltuch, Futuremark President via oliver.baltuch [at] futuremark [dot] com or telephone +1-408-718-8363.

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About Futuremark Corporation

Futuremark Corporation creates the world's most popular benchmarks and PC performance tests. Futuremark's free 3DMark, PCMark and Peacekeeper tests have helped millions of people measure and improve their PCs' performance for games, media, applications and the web. Futuremark Games Studio creates original games with new and entertaining gameplay. The studio is currently developing Unstoppable Gorg for PC, Xbox LIVE Arcade and iPad. Futuremark has offices in Saratoga, California and Helsinki, Finland. http://www.futuremark.com/

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