HWBOT 3DMark Time Spy Benchmark Validation Regulations

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HWBOT 3DMark Time Spy Benchmark Validation Regulations

Allowed benchmark versions
  • No version restriction
  • It is highly recommended to use the latest version
Allowed operating systems
  • All Windows based
Default benchmark settingsTime Spy
SystemInfo
  • SystemInfo and hardware monitoring must be enabled and the latest version must be used
ScoreThe score is the score obtained after running the Time Spy test
Allowed optimisations
  • Enabling/Disabling HyperThreading
  • Adjust priority and affinity
Disallowed tweaks/cheats
  • Altering benchmark files or the rendering (LOD and tesselation level modification included)
  • Any software or human interaction altering the perceived speed of the benchmark program, tricking it to believe it ran faster
  • Lucid Virtu MVP
  • Mipmap
Verification screenshot requirements
  • No verification screenshot is required
  • Result must be submitted directly from 3dmark.com
Verification link
Example screenshot

Red: Mandatory Green: Optional

Additional notesThis page contains the benchmark result regulation specifications for 3DMark Time Spy. 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.

Changelog
  • November 24, 2016: link
  • July 15, 2016: Initial draw

Christian Ney says:

Reserved for tips and tweaks

United States MetalRacer says:

Just curious if these are considered valid?

ttps://www.3dmark.com/3dm/25253299

https://www.3dmark.com/3dm/25076698

 

United States Mr.Scott says:

2 hours ago, MetalRacer said:

Just curious if these are considered valid?

ttps://www.3dmark.com/3dm/25253299

https://www.3dmark.com/3dm/25076698

 

Quote

 

Verification link

 

  •  So, no, I would say not valid.

Australia cbjaust says:

is the submit direct from 3Dmark.com function working? I don't see an option to for directly submitting a score from 3DMark.com anymore...

Belgium leeghoofd says:

just add manually... don' tbe lazy 😛

Australia cbjaust says:

Yeah, I always do put up results manually, I was questioning the rule about having to send the scores via 3DMark.com:

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http://hwbot.org/news/13722_application_198_rules/

Belgium leeghoofd says:

We just need to crosscheck the result on FM

Australia cbjaust says:

I figured submissions are being accepted even though submitting from 3DMark,com doesn't work and the rule is worded as "must be submitted directly from..."

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