The Talos Principle

This is a benchmark of The Talos Principle. The test profile assumes you have a Steam account, have Steam installed for the system, and that The Talos Principle can be installed. 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 talos-principle.

Test Created

12 February 2016

Last Updated

13 January 2019

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type

Graphics

Average Install Time

6 Seconds

Average Run Time

3 Minutes, 23 Seconds

Accolades

60k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms

Supported Architectures

x86_64

Public Result UploadsReported Installs*Test Completions*OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsThe Talos Principle Popularity Statisticspts/talos-principle2016.022016.042016.062016.082016.102016.122017.022017.042017.062017.082017.102017.122018.022018.042018.062018.082018.102018.122019.022019.042019.062019.082019.102019.122020.022020.042020.062020.082020.102020.122021.022021.04400800120016002000
* 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 Sun, 18 Apr 2021 20:08:16 GMT.
Vulkan66.5%OpenGL33.5%Renderer Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org
2560 x 14407.9%3840 x 216041.2%1920 x 108050.9%Resolution Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org

Revision History

pts/talos-principle-1.2.1   [View Source]   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:18:52 GMT
Fix resolution handling due to upstream game change - https://github.com/phoronix-test-suite/test-profiles/pull/54

pts/talos-principle-1.2.0   [View Source]   Thu, 15 Dec 2016 11:55:22 GMT
Always use the Talos Principle x64 binaries

pts/talos-principle-1.1.1   [View Source]   Mon, 21 Nov 2016 10:36:40 GMT
Always make sure run.txt file is removed to avoid possible safe mode prompt

pts/talos-principle-1.1.0   [View Source]   Mon, 21 Nov 2016 09:44:43 GMT
Fixes and other improvements plus optional Vulkan

pts/talos-principle-1.0.1   [View Source]   Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:35:33 GMT
Minor fix to not delete the Lua script after running.

pts/talos-principle-1.0.0   [View Source]   Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:23:35 GMT
Initial commit.

Suites Using This Test

Steam


Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

The Talos Principle

Renderer: Vulkan - Resolution: 1920 x 1080

OpenBenchmarking.org metrics for this test profile configuration based on 435 public results since 15 December 2016 with the latest data as of 10 January 2019.

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

OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Renderer: Vulkan - Resolution: 1920 x 1080435 Results Range From 4 To 295 Frames Per Second42138557289106123140157174191208225242259276293310306090120150

Based on OpenBenchmarking.org data, the selected test / test configuration (The Talos Principle - Renderer: Vulkan - 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 BenchmarkRenderer: Vulkan - Resolution: 1920 x 1080Run-Time246810Min: 1 / Avg: 1.6 / Max: 4

Based on public OpenBenchmarking.org results, the selected test / test configuration has an average standard deviation of 4.7%.

OpenBenchmarking.orgPercent, Fewer Is BetterAverage Deviation Between RunsRenderer: Vulkan - Resolution: 1920 x 1080Deviation3691215Min: 0 / Avg: 4.74 / Max: 11

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