Tomb Raider

This is a benchmark of the Tomb Raider (2013) game. The test profile assumes you have a Steam account, have Steam installed for the system, and that you own Tomb Raider. This automates the process of executing the game and using the built-in benchmark functionality.

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 tomb-raider.

Use with caution this test profile is currently marked Unverified.

Test Created

19 August 2016

Last Updated

23 May 2017

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type


Average Install Time

43 Seconds

Average Run Time

5 Minutes, 47 Seconds


50k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms

Supported Architectures

x86 + x86_64

Public Result Uploads *Reported Installs **Reported Test Completions **Test Profile Page Views ***OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsTomb Raider Popularity Statisticspts/tomb-raider2016.082016.112017.022017.052017.082017.112018.022018.052018.082018.112019.022019.052019.082019.112020.022020.052020.082020.112021.022021.052021.082021.112022.022022.052022.082022.112023.022023.052023.082023.1110002000300040005000
* 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 4 December 2023.
1920 x 108064.5%2560 x 144011.0%3840 x 216024.5%Resolution Option
Normal37.9%Low6.6%Ultra44.4%High11.0%Quality Option

Revision History

pts/tomb-raider-1.2.0   [View Source]   Tue, 23 May 2017 09:14:19 GMT
Updated preferences files from Feral.

pts/tomb-raider-1.1.0   [View Source]   Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:48:33 GMT
Fix resolution/quality handling.

pts/tomb-raider-1.0.0   [View Source]   Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:14:06 GMT
Initial commit, setting options seem to have problems currently.

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Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

Tomb Raider

Resolution: 1920 x 1080 - Quality: Ultra metrics for this test profile configuration based on 221 public results since 23 May 2017 with the latest data as of 21 August 2022.

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.

Percentile Rank
# Compatible Public Results
Frames Per Second (Average)
219 +/- 25
211 +/- 19
189 +/- 1
178 +/- 12
178 +/- 9
< 134
121 +/- 2
< 86
OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Resolution: 1920 x 1080 - Quality: Ultra221 Results Range From 11 To 336 Frames Per Second112947658310111913715517319120922724526328129931733535320406080100

Based on data, the selected test / test configuration (Tomb Raider - Resolution: 1920 x 1080 - Quality: Ultra) has an average run-time of 4 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 - Quality: UltraRun-Time246810Min: 4 / Avg: 4.04 / Max: 6

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)