Benchmarking Software Tool - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > System Upgrades
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-19-2010, 09:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 27
Default Benchmarking Software Tool


I was wondering if there was a tool out there to run analyses on various components of a computer that does not require an install.

Basically I am looking for a toned down version of Sandra SI or Futurmark.

I am possibly in the market for a new laptop/netbook. Sometimes it's nice to look at them in the store. So to have a benchmarking tool that I can take on a flash drive to test various components (RAM r/w speeds, HDD r/w speeds, Dhrystone, Whetstone, etc).

It's nice to have some objective data rather than some retard try and sell you some piece of crap.


ratzlaff is offline  
Old 11-20-2010, 04:51 AM   #2 (permalink)
Lady Techie
Yami's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: UK
Posts: 7,841
Default Re: Benchmarking Software Tool

I doubt stores will allow you to run software on display machines. Besides, you can just use the internet - look up a review (google '[machine] review benchmark') of any laptop/netbook/tablet that you're looking at, most of them will have a host of benchmarks already done for you.
Desktop i5-4440 - ASRock Z77 Extreme4 - EVGA GTX970 - 4x4GB 1600MHz - Samsung 850 EVO 250GB - Be Silent Base 800 - 3TB+1TB+1TB+640GB
Laptop i7-3740QM @ 2.7GHz, 2x4GB 1600Mhz, GT640M, OCZ Agility 3 120GB
Smartphone Galaxy S7 Edge

LinkedIn Kiera Mitchell
Yami is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best benchmarking software? Sevvie Overclocking and Modding 1 05-21-2008 02:19 PM
Crysis Benchmarking Tool g2k556 Overclocking and Modding 1 02-24-2008 08:05 PM
I Will Create Any Software Tool You Want For Free markavon Off Topic Discussion 24 12-09-2005 07:52 PM
Benchmarking Software str8lazy Microsoft Windows and Software 1 07-01-2004 08:24 AM
what tool is the best maintenance machine software tool? LeafLeaves Microsoft Windows and Software 5 03-19-2004 09:51 AM

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:53 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.