Gaming rigs and data-crunching workhorses alike need to be in top condition. Find out how your computer performs on intense, system-slamming tasks with these benchmarking programs.
Put your wallet away. This Alien Swarm is on me.
Miss those old Amiga classics? WinUAE brings them back to life, pain-free.
Turn your home PC into a streaming media center with Plex.
Before I took an arrow to the knee, I was a Dungeon Master.
Why go with synthetic benchmarks when Fraps can give you real-world results?
Justify your gaming obsession with a little slice of Heaven.
MouseTracer Free logs the speed and distance that your computer mouse travels.
Utility AutoHotkey is a heavyweight in features...and in the fight you need to wage to reach them.
Despite some appealing features, the beta of benchmarking software Auslogics BenchTown is not quite ready for prime time.
Benchmark your system beyond frames per second with Cinebench.
Find the slacker inside your system with free benchmarking/tuneup software HWMonitor.
Leash and curb your unruly drives with Drive Power Manager.
Articles by Jim Norris