Basemark Releases Update to the Industry Leading Basemark GPU 1.2 Benchmark


The Only Professional Benchmark That Supports Android, iOS, Linux, MacOS and Windows

Basemark released today the Basemark GPU 1.2.1. It is an update to the only professional benchmark that is available to all major operating systems and graphics APIs.
Basemark GPU 1.2.1 includes fixes to the known issues (crashes and artefacts) and also fixes that improve performance of Metal API.  Members of media will have access to preview version build for Macs with Apple Silicon. The final version will be available later this year.
The cross-platform benchmark enables anyone to objectively compare devices ranging from powerful desktops to low-powered embedded systems across all major operating systems.

Basemark GPU 1.2.1 is available for many different customer segments.
For consumers, Basemark offers a free version that enables a head-to-head comparison of smartphones and computers. The consumer versions are available at App Store, Google Play and at Basemark web site:

For IT media, Basemark offers a more featured version to be used in product reviews and articles. Please contact [email protected] to get access to the benchmark.  

For the consumer electronics industry and processor companies, there is a fully featured version that’s targeted to be used as part of new processor development, component evaluation and selection as well as mass production quality control purposes. For licensing inquiries, please contact [email protected]
As with all other Basemark performance testing software, Basemark GPU has been developed in close cooperation with leading processor and consumer electronics companies of the world. This ensures that the tests are not only objective, but also relevant.
Basemark GPU 1.2.1 features the following:

  • Operating system support: Android, iOS, Linux, MacOS and Windows
  • Graphics API support: DirectX 12, Metal 2, OpenGL 4.5, OpenGL ES 3.1 and Vulkan 1.0
  • Three different modes: High Quality for powerful desktop computer, Medium Quality for laptops and powerful mobile devices such as premium smartphones and Simple Quality for embedded devices and entry level smartphones

Basemark GPU 1.2.1 is available for immediate use and licensing. Go to for more information.

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