Dota 2

This is a benchmark of Valve's Dota 2 game. The test profile assumes you have a Steam account, have Steam installed for the system, and that you have rights to Dota 2. This automates the process of executing the game and using a standardized time demo.

This test will attempt to install the necessary game using your Steam account. If the test appears hung you may need to manually exit the Steam client. Currently this test profile doesn't override any of the user/quality settings so be forewarned when comparing your results against other user systems.

To run this test with the Phoronix Test Suite, the basic command is: phoronix-test-suite benchmark dota2.

Test Created

13 February 2016

Last Updated

8 September 2018

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type

Graphics

Average Install Time

2 Minutes, 23 Seconds

Average Run Time

8 Minutes, 2 Seconds

Test Dependencies

Steam

Accolades

100k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms

Supported Architectures

x86 + x86_64

Public Result UploadsReported Installs*Test Completions*OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsDota 2 Popularity Statisticspts/dota22016.022016.042016.062016.082016.102016.122017.022017.042017.062017.082017.102017.122018.022018.042018.062018.082018.102018.122019.022019.042019.062019.082019.102019.122020.022020.042020.062020.082020.102020.122021.022K4K6K8K10K
* Data based on those opting to upload their test results to OpenBenchmarking.org and users enabling the opt-in anonymous statistics reporting while running benchmarks from an Internet-connected platform.
Data current as of Wed, 03 Mar 2021 01:05:46 GMT.
800 x 6007.9%2560 x 14408.3%1280 x 10249.1%3840 x 216027.3%1920 x 108040.0%2880 x 18007.5%Resolution Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org
OpenGL50.1%Direct3D 116.4%Vulkan43.5%Renderer Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org

Revision History

pts/dota2-1.2.6   [View Source]   Sat, 08 Sep 2018 10:58:20 GMT
Set pre_linux.sh timeout to 20 seconds as sometimes Dota 2 seems to be very slow to start via Steam...

pts/dota2-1.2.5   [View Source]   Fri, 07 Sep 2018 17:37:46 GMT
Dota 2 on Steam was recently updated and changed its CSV output format for average FPS, so update the result parser...

pts/dota2-1.2.4   [View Source]   Sat, 16 Jun 2018 11:25:20 GMT
Add Direct3D 11 renderer option when running on Windows.

pts/dota2-1.2.3   [View Source]   Wed, 07 Mar 2018 10:31:09 GMT
Add Windows support.

pts/dota2-1.2.2   [View Source]   Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:22:58 GMT
Initial macOS support with Steam

pts/dota2-1.2.1   [View Source]   Tue, 31 May 2016 18:42:54 GMT
Fix for quitting right away

pts/dota2-1.2.0   [View Source]   Wed, 25 May 2016 12:49:08 GMT
Various fixes, new demo

pts/dota2-1.1.0   [View Source]   Tue, 24 May 2016 12:55:58 GMT
Fixes for latest Valve Dota 2, add Vulkan benchmark support.

pts/dota2-1.0.0   [View Source]   Sat, 13 Feb 2016 09:59:06 GMT
Initial commit of Dota 2 beta test profile.

Suites Using This Test

Steam


Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

Dota 2

Resolution: 1920 x 1080 - Renderer: OpenGL

OpenBenchmarking.org metrics for this test profile configuration based on 4,589 public results since 25 May 2016 with the latest data as of 1 March 2021.

Below is an overview of the generalized performance for components where there is sufficient statistically significant data based upon user-uploaded results. It is important to keep in mind particularly in the Linux/open-source space there can be vastly different OS configurations, with this overview intended to offer just general guidance as to the performance expectations.

Component
Percentile Rank
# Matching Public Results
Frames Per Second (Average)
100th
5
147 +/- 2
100th
8
147 +/- 11
99th
3
145 +/- 3
98th
9
140 +/- 14
98th
4
139 +/- 17
93rd
124
114 +/- 9
84th
3
100 +/- 6
Mid-Tier
75th
< 92
70th
86
84 +/- 7
62nd
256
80 +/- 2
Median
50th
68
50th
6
68 +/- 6
50th
20
67 +/- 10
44th
269
57 +/- 1
Low-Tier
25th
< 35
21st
3
34 +/- 2
21st
4
33 +/- 3
21st
5
30 +/- 3
21st
256
29 +/- 3
16th
3
26 +/- 2
15th
7
26 +/- 3
13th
4
24 +/- 1
11th
7
22 +/- 1
10th
4
20 +/- 1
10th
17
19 +/- 2
OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Resolution: 1920 x 1080 - Renderer: OpenGL4489 Results Range From 5 To 207 Frames Per Second51933476175891031171311451591731872012152004006008001000

Based on OpenBenchmarking.org data, the selected test / test configuration (Dota 2 - Resolution: 1920 x 1080 - Renderer: OpenGL) has an average run-time of 2 minutes. By default this test profile is set to run at least 3 times but may increase if the standard deviation exceeds pre-defined defaults or other calculations deem additional runs necessary for greater statistical accuracy of the result.

OpenBenchmarking.orgMinutesTime Required To Complete BenchmarkResolution: 1920 x 1080 - Renderer: OpenGLRun-Time3691215Min: 1 / Avg: 2.12 / Max: 10

Based on public OpenBenchmarking.org results, the selected test / test configuration has an average standard deviation of 1.2%.

OpenBenchmarking.orgPercent, Fewer Is BetterAverage Deviation Between RunsResolution: 1920 x 1080 - Renderer: OpenGLDeviation3691215Min: 0 / Avg: 1.15 / Max: 7

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