Installation and Requirements
Novabench is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux on the download page
- Windows Requirements
- Windows 7 or newer (64-bit)
- .NET Framework 4.5.2. You can download .NET during installation, if needed.
- Mac requirements
- macOS 10.11 El Capitan or newer
- Graphics test: Approx. mid-2012 newer Mac for Metal API
- Linux requirements
Novabench tests your computer's performance in minutes. Your computer's Novabench Score is easy to compare online - letting you know if your computer isn't running as well as it could be, or helping you make informed upgrade decisions.
- Download, install, and run Novabench
- Press Start Tests on the main screen
- Wait 1-2 minutes for the tests to run
- Don't use your computer during the tests
- It's best to close other applications before testing
- Press View Performance Charts and Comparisons to compare your score online