Use the advanced tests to create you own benchmark scenarios.
The best solution: a CPU benchmark.
Free benchmarking software.
CPU Test Information. CPU Benchmark results (“Baselines”) were gathered from users’ submissions to the PassMark web site as well as from internal testing.
SilverBench - online multicore CPU benchmarking service to benchmark computer performance using raytracing. Three benchmark options available - Performance, Extreme and Stress test.
The main goal was to write a Benchmarking tool, that can be used as Online CPU Benchmark / Stress Test, that uses all available CPU cores.
CPU Free BenchMark is one of those easy-to-use applications for this sort of job. Its interface is not complex at all and you only have to click once for the whole test batch to start.
Test your computer performance using Corona Benchmark.
Freeware benchmark program for Windows (CPU, graphics, HDD speed, CPU temperature monitoring, overall scoring). Includes software description, downloads and navigable results database.
Yet, benchmarking tests do become more complex, depending on what you wish to test.