MSI Kombustor is a software application which allows you to perform a benchmark test on your graphics card. It can be handled by users who carefully monitor their system's components, such as video gamers and web developers, in this case.
The interface of the program is uncomplicated. Upon initialization, MSI Kombustor automatically displays the primary graphics card, device ID, driver and OpenGL of your computer, as well as the temperature, load level and power of your graphics cards.
There are three 3D tests available for you to run - Wavy Plane (GL2), Fractal Frame (GL3) and Triangle of Death (GL2). So, you can run a stress tests and find out the average frames per second.
It is also possible to run a preset in 1080p or 720p; although it's high-demanding concerning system resources, this type of test is particularly useful when it comes to high-end video games. Additional information and test scores may be checked out on a webpage.
Additional features of MSI Kombustor allow you to perform a GPU burn-in test on the 3D API (OpenGL 2, OpenGL 3, Direct 3D 9, Direct 3D 10, Direct 3D 11) and to select a 3D object between MSI, Torus, Sphere of Box. Moreover, you can enable Post FX (handles motion blur), as well as run an OpenGL 4 and PhysX benchmark test with music.
From the Settings panel, you can enable the anti-aliasing mode (2X MSAA or 4X MSAA), switch to full screen mode and alter the default resolution, as well as pick a fur color map and background image.
MSI Kombustor can put a high level of strain on your computer while running a test, but that's normal. During this time, it is recommended that you interrupt all other user activity on the computer, in order for the app to deliver accurate results. All in all, MSI Kombustor should be appreciated by users who are concerned regarding their graphics card's capabilities.