BAPCo Unveils New Version of Performance Proficient Battery Life Metric Solution

By CIOReview | Tuesday, September 1, 2015

SAN MATEO, CA: Business Application Performance Corporation (BAPCo), a non-profit consortium has released the latest version of its premier performance-qualified battery life metric solution-MobileMark 2014 1.5 based on real world applications, measuring battery life and performance simultaneously.

Battery life metric allows manufacturers to promote battery life in a product through standardized test methods. Battery life is an important device parameter for end-users, especially when features and applications nowadays consume more processing units. MobileMark 2014 1.5, the latest version of battery life metric solution measures battery life and performance simultaneously. It displays the capability of system design to balance between performance and power management. Further, it reflects usage patterns of applications that are utilized by business users in their respective field of office productivity and media creation.

To install MobileMark’s new version, users require 800 MHz or Intel core processor CPU, 2 GB RAM, 50 GB free drive space, DirectX 9 compatible graphic card and wireless routers. It can be installed quickly with a 30 percent reduced footprint from USB media installs compare to its predecessor. MobileMark 2014 ver 1.5 offers enhanced Graphical User Interface and 3rd generation auto-configuration tool. The updated configuration tool executes automatically as part of the benchmark run, reducing occurrence of setup related errors and ensuring consistent results along with connected standby support.

MobileMark’s new version equips an improved Full Disclosure Report (FDR formatting that modulates reporting and maintains scoring and reference machine comparisons. It supports 32 or 64-bit versions of Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10, adding flexible licensing options to small enterprises.

MobileMark 2014 1.5 extends the MobileMark family, alongside SYSmark & TabletMark, which have been widely accepted by IT Managers, PC OEMs, press and analysts worldwide. It delivers developers an objective and easy-to-use tool to evaluate the performance-qualified battery life of notebook PCs across the wide range of activities.