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.
Since Futuremark has recently released 3DMark11 we decided to run the benchmark at both performance and extreme presets to see how our hardware will run.
3DMark11 Performance Benchmark Results:
Benchmark Results: Futuremark 3DMark11 with the performance preset gave us a great score of P15411. This is 630 points or 4% behind the GTX 680’s in SLI.
3DMark11 Extreme Benchmark Results:
Benchmark Results: Running Futuremark 3DMark11 with the extreme present the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 scored a solid score of X5797. That’s an improvement of 2560 points or 79.1% over a single GeForce GTX 680!