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Basemark Expands From Mobile to PC Gaming

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Exclusive Partnership With HWiNFO Paves the Way

Helsinki (Finland) September 29, 2015 – Having started development of a Virtual Reality (VR) benchmark earlier this fall, Basemark has set its course for becoming a trusted source of unbiased performance information for PC gamers. Today, Basemark announced a key partnership with a company well known amongst PC enthusiasts, HWiNFO, that provides the foundation for this expansion by enabling Basemark to accurately detect PC hardware and software configurations.

The partnership enables Basemark to add PC devices to its popular device comparison database, the Power Board (http://powerboard.basemark.com/). HWiNFO supports and provides extensive details for hundreds of CPUs from all main vendors and details of virtually all known GPUs from the first VGA graphics cards to the latest AMD Nano and NVIDIA Titan X GPUs. Besides providing detailed CPU and GPU information, HWiNFO also offers extensive details about many other system components.

”In order to make meaningful comparisons between different systems by using benchmark results, the users need to know exactly which components the PCs have ,” said Arto Ruotsalainen, Co-Founder & VP Operations at Basemark. ”HWiNFO has over 20 years of experience identifying correct components on PC, thus making them the optimal partner for us on PC segment. I’m excited to be working with Martin Malik to build up the world’s largest and most accurate PC performance database, Power Board, using HWiNFO SDK.”

”I’m proud to announce that HWiNFO has been chosen by Basemark as the main hardware identification and analysis tool.”, said Martin Malik, creator of HWiNFO. ”Our partnership with Basemark will enable users to get precise information about their systems and reveal them all possible details about what’s happening inside their computers.”

About HWiNFO

HWiNFO is an industry-leading hardware identification, analysis, monitoring and reporting tool. Since 1995, HWiNFO for DOS was among the first tools of its class, in 1999 HWiNFO32 became one of the first system information tools for Microsoft Windows NT and 2000. The latest product HWiNFO64 is a true native 64-bit system information tool.

For more information, please visit: www.hwinfo.com

About Basemark

Basemark develops industry-leading system performance and power consumption analysis tools that are used by leading semiconductor and OEM companies around the world such as AMD, Imagination Technologies, Intel, nVIDIA, Renesas and Qualcomm. Its world-renowned product portfolio includes Basemark Metal, Basemark ES, Basemark X, Basemark OS and Browsermark. Basemark is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.

For more information, please visit https://www.basemark.com

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