Using the hardware benchmark tool

The hardware benchmark tool enables you to calibrate your settings to optimize the performance of your installed video cards. You can run the hardware benchmark tool in Config Tool or Security Desk.

What you should know

To use the hardware benchmark tool:

  1. In the notification tray, click the Resources meter icon ().
    The Hardware information dialog box opens.

    Hardware information dialog box

  2. From the Acceleration drop-down list, select the video card you want to run the benchmark test on.
  3. Click Run benchmark.
    Once the benchmark test is complete, the Frame rate capability of the selected card is listed.
  4. Click Close.