HWBOT 3DMark11 Physics Benchmark Validation Regulations

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HWBOT 3DMark11 Physics Benchmark Validation Regulations

Allowed benchmark versions
  • All versions except v1.0.0
  • It is highly recommended to use the latest version
Allowed operating systems
Default benchmark settingsOnly the Physics test is needed
  • SystemInfo must be enabled
  • Newer/latest version must be used
ScoreThe score is the “Physics Score” obtained after running the Physics Test or the full benchmark
Allowed optimisations
  • Enabling/Disabling HyperThreading
  • Disabling other tests (Graphics and Combined Tests)
  • LOD
  • Adjust priority and affinity
  • Driver settings finetuning
  • Tesselation level modification
Disallowed tweaks/cheats
  • Altering benchmark files or the rendering (Only LOD and tesselation level modification are accepted)
  • Lucid Virtu MVP
  • Mipmap
  • Any software or human interaction altering the perceived speed of the benchmark program, tricking it to believe it ran faster
Verification screenshot requirements

With Key:

  • Benchmark window (score and run details)

Without Key:

  • Benchmark window (view result at 3DMark.com)
  • Web browser with link and score visible
Verification linkVerification link required for Global Top 20
Example screenshot

Red: Mandatory Green: Optional

Additional notesThis page contains the benchmark result regulation specifications for 3DMark11 Physics. The rules as described in our General Rules section are still applicable even if they are not specifically mentioned on this page.

It is your responsibility, and the responsibility of your team captain(s) that these rules are followed properly. Your submission may be blocked by HWBOT moderators without notice if your submission is in violation of one of these rules. Multiple infractions may lead to a warning, and eventually an account ban.

  • October 25, 2016: link

Christian Ney says:

Reserved for tweaks and tips

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