This is a benchmark of Nexuiz, a popular open-source first-person shooter. This game uses the DarkPlaces engine, which is a largely modified version of the Quake engine with extra features such as High Dynamic Range rendering and OpenGL 2.0 shaders.

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

Use with caution this test profile is currently marked Deprecated.

Project Site

Test Created

6 December 2010

Last Updated

27 February 2018

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type


Average Install Time

12 Seconds

Average Run Time

8 Minutes, 7 Seconds

Test Dependencies

32-bit Compatibility Libraries


150k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms

Supported Architectures

x86 + x86_64

Public Result Uploads *Reported Test Completions **Reported Installs **Test Profile Page Views ***OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsNexuiz Popularity Statisticspts/nexuiz2010.122011.052011.102012.032012.082013.012013.062013.112014.042014.092015.022015.072015.122016.052016.102017.032017.082018.012018.062018.112019.042019.092020.022020.072020.122021.052021.102022.032022.082023.012023.062023.112024.044K8K12K16K20K
* Uploading of benchmark result data to 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 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 14 July 2024.
1366 x 7685.5%1280 x 10249.7%1024 x 76813.2%1600 x 90021.0%800 x 60013.9%1920 x 108036.8%Resolution Option
Yes44.2%No55.8%HDR Option
Off70.8%On29.2%Sound Option

Revision History

pts/nexuiz-1.6.2   [View Source]   Tue, 27 Feb 2018 15:00:56 GMT
Update download links, but also mark the test as deprecated since it's long been succeeded by Xonotic.

pts/nexuiz-1.6.1   [View Source]   Sat, 15 Jun 2013 19:39:03 GMT
Add min/max support, update download links for

pts/nexuiz-1.6.0   [View Source]   Mon, 06 Dec 2010 14:58:33 GMT
Initial import into

Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

Nexuiz 2.5.2

Resolution: 1600 x 900 - HDR: No - Sound: Off metrics for this test profile configuration based on 1,405 public results since 26 February 2011 with the latest data as of 4 May 2020.

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

OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Resolution: 1600 x 900 - HDR: No - Sound: Off1405 Results Range From 1 To 300 Frames Per Second118355269861031201371541711882052222392562732903072004006008001000

Based on data, the selected test / test configuration (Nexuiz 2.5.2 - Resolution: 1600 x 900 - HDR: No - Sound: Off) 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: 1600 x 900 - HDR: No - Sound: OffRun-Time246810

Tested CPU Architectures

This benchmark has been successfully tested on the below mentioned architectures. The CPU architectures listed is where successful 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)
Intel / AMD x86 32-bit
(Many Processors)