Today Futuremark released their new home PC benchmarking tool PCMark04, the successor of PCMark2002. This tool is designed to test and compare application-based performance on Win2000 and XP systems. PCMark04 support the whole 'Futuremark Benchmark Cycle' allowing you to benchmark your PC, view the benchmark results, post them online and compare them with others. PCMark04 test various PC components : CPU, system memory, graphics card, hard disk, etc. So unlike 3DMark03 which only tests gaming performance this benchmark shows you a more complete picture of your PC his performance.