Half-Life 2 - Lost Coast

This is a benchmark of Valve's Half-Life 2: Lost Coast game. The test profile assumes you have a Steam account and have Steam installed for the system. 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.

To run this test with the Phoronix Test Suite, the basic command is: phoronix-test-suite benchmark hl2lostcoast.

Use with caution this test profile is currently marked Unverified.

Test Created

31 March 2014

Last Updated

3 June 2016

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type


Average Install Time

48 Seconds

Average Run Time

4 Minutes, 8 Seconds


100k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms

Supported Architectures

x86 + x86_64

Public Result Uploads *Reported Installs **Reported Test Completions **Test Profile Page Views ***OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsHalf-Life 2 - Lost Coast Popularity Statisticspts/hl2lostcoast2014.032014.072014.112015.032015.072015.112016.032016.072016.112017.032017.072017.112018.032018.072018.112019.032019.072019.122020.042020.082020.122021.042021.082021.122022.042022.082022.122023.042023.082023.122024.047001400210028003500
* Uploading of benchmark result data to OpenBenchmarking.org is always optional (opt-in) via the Phoronix Test Suite for users wishing to share their results publicly.
** 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.
*** Test profile page view reporting began March 2021.
Data updated weekly as of 18 June 2024.
1920 x 108072.1%3840 x 216027.9%Resolution Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org

Revision History

pts/hl2lostcoast-1.1.0   [View Source]   Fri, 03 Jun 2016 13:56:27 GMT
Fixes for working with latest HL2 Lost Coast on Steam

pts/hl2lostcoast-1.0.1   [View Source]   Tue, 11 Nov 2014 09:20:04 GMT
Update against latest paths to work on new Steam Linux client.

pts/hl2lostcoast-1.0.0   [View Source]   Mon, 31 Mar 2014 01:25:47 GMT
Initial commit of a basic Half-Life 2 Lost Coast benchmark test profile.

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Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

Half-Life 2 - Lost Coast

Resolution: 1920 x 1080

OpenBenchmarking.org metrics for this test profile configuration based on 49 public results since 3 June 2016 with the latest data as of 16 November 2022.

Additional benchmark metrics will come after OpenBenchmarking.org has collected a sufficient data-set.

OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Resolution: 1920 x 108049 Results Range From 24 To 999 Frames Per Second24558611714817921024127230333436539642745848952055158261364467570673776879983086189292395498510163691215

Based on OpenBenchmarking.org data, the selected test / test configuration (Half-Life 2 - Lost Coast - Resolution: 1920 x 1080) 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 1080Run-Time246810Min: 1 / Avg: 1.39 / Max: 5

Based on public OpenBenchmarking.org results, the selected test / test configuration has an average standard deviation of 0.7%.

OpenBenchmarking.orgPercent, Fewer Is BetterAverage Deviation Between RunsResolution: 1920 x 1080Deviation246810Min: 0 / Avg: 0.73 / Max: 4

Tested CPU Architectures

This benchmark has been successfully tested on the below mentioned architectures. The CPU architectures listed is where successful OpenBenchmarking.org result uploads occurred, namely for helping to determine if a given test is compatible with various alternative CPU architectures.

CPU Architecture
Kernel Identifier
Verified On
Intel / AMD x86 64-bit
(Many Processors)