Software that can be used as an alternative to NovaBench:
  • 4.64.6
    83 votes

    Fraps is a universal Windows application that can be used with all games using DirectX or OpenGL technology.

    • Demo
    • Windows
  • 4.54.5
    535 votes

    All around tool, benchmarking, system diagnostic and analyser.

    • Shareware
    • Windows
  • 4.54.5
    113 votes

    3DMark Vantage is the new industry standard PC gaming benchmark, designed for Windows Vista and DirectX 10.

    • Freeware
    • Windows Vista/7
  • 4.54.5
    185 votes

    Designed to measure your PCs gaming performance 3DMark 11 makes extensive use of all the new features in DirectX 11 including tessellation, compute shaders and multi-threading.

    • Shareware
    • Windows 7/8
  • 4.44.4
    183 votes

    FurMark is a popular VGA stress test (graphics card burn-in test) as well as an OpenGL benchmark.

    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.14.1
    28 votes

    Completely awesome cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of your computer's processor and memory.

    • Trial
    • Multiple OS
  • 4.14.1
    18 votes

    Quickly assess the performance of their computer and compare it to standard 'baseline' computer systems.

    • Shareware
    • Windows