Screenshots: Benchmark your hardware with one of these five apps


Whether you want to play the latest first person shooter game or perform some hard core data analytics, having the right hardware can make all the difference in the world. That's where system benchmarking comes into play. Benchmarking allows you to quantify your PC's performance to make sure it's up to the task at hand. This article discusses five benchmarking tools.

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