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 and System Info 5.18+ or higher
Allowed operating systems
  • All Windows based
Default benchmark settingsTime Spy
  • SystemInfo and hardware monitoring must be enabled and the latest version must be used for Competitions. Version 5.16 or newer required for normal submissions
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
  • A verification screenshot is required
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.

  • November 24, 2016: link
  • July 15, 2016: Initial draw
  • June 07, 2019: Added Systeminfo requirement
  • October 24, 2019: Added Systeminfo 5.18+

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