PCMark2002 Application is a utility that is used to perform tests on the capabilities of a personal computer. The tests are done at the system level and the component level. Typical workloads of home users can be tested using this program. Office workloads may be tested using this utility as well.
PCMark2002 Application is a unified benchmark that works equally well on laptops, work stations, and desktops. It is designed to work on a variety of MS Windows operating systems and has the capability to test personal computers on a variety of platforms.
Here are the component tests included in the PCMark2002 Application: Memory Performance Testing, System Crunch Testing, CPU Performance Testing, Video Encoding and Decoding Performance Testing, HDD Performance Testing, Laptop Battery Endurance Testing, DVD Playback Quality Testing, Windows XP 2D Testing. PCMark2002 Application presents the user with a score. The higher the numbers or scores, the higher the performance level of the PC being tested.
PCMark2002 Application runs on the following Windows systems: Windows XP, Windows Millennium, Windows 98, Windows 98 SE, and Windows 2000. This utility can handle even the most complex microprocessors. There is no need for advanced computer programming knowledge to launch, operate, and implement this suite of programs successfully.