3DMark 11 is the latest version of the world’s most popular benchmark for measuring the 3D graphics performance of gaming PCs. 3DMark 11 uses a native DirectX 11 engine designed to make extensive use of all the new features in DirectX 11, including tessellation, compute shaders and multi-threading.
We ran 3DMark11 with both the performance and extreme presets to see how our hardware will run.
3DMark11 Performance Benchmark Results:
Benchmark Results: The AMD A8-5600K was able to score 1197 3DMarks overall. This is 82 points faster than the first generation AMD A8-3870K. Though the physics score of the AMD A8-3870K was able to edge out the new Trinity A8-5600K, the graphics score of the A8-5600K was able outperform the graphics score of the 3870K.