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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 185.48 days

NovaBench 3.0.4

What is NovaBench?  (from Novawave)

Test the main components of your computer quickly with NovaBench. Testing generally takes only 1-2 minutes, and produces detailed information and an overall system score. Compare your computer's score and system component results to others. Make informed upgrade decisions, and easily detect performance bottlenecks. Nov...  Read more


NovaBench 3.0.4 is a program developed by Novawave. The main program executable is nb3.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 14.07 MB (14,757,736 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 55% of users of NovaBench come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: novabench.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Novawave\NovaBench\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Novawave\NovaBench\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 14.07 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NovaBench 3.0.4

Program executable:nb3.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Novawave\NovaBench\nb3.exe
Additional files:
  • TaskbarLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'TaskbarLib'.
  • Ionic.Zip.Reduced.dll (by Dino Chiesa) - DotNetZip Library (Ionic's Zip Library (Reduced))
  • MTV3D65.dll
  • nb3test.exe
  • rdtsc.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • msvcp71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

How do I remove NovaBench?

You can uninstall NovaBench from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program NovaBench 3.0.4, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove NovaBench.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.00%
Windows 10 44.98%
Windows XP 4.01%
Windows Vista 2.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.31%
Windows 7 Professional 12.46%
Windows 10 Home 12.41%
Windows 8.1 9.92%
Windows 10 Pro 9.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.43%
  United Kingdom 8.18%
  Italy 3.99%
  Canada 3.22%
  Netherlands 2.54%
  Australia 2.46%
  Belgium 2.42%
  Germany 1.74%
  France 1.48%
  Sweden 1.27%
  Czech Republic 1.27%
  India 1.02%
  Finland 0.64%
  South Africa 0.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.25%
Dell 19.90%
ASUS 13.13%
Acer 12.02%
Lenovo 7.68%
Toshiba 3.84%
Intel 2.73%
MSI 2.42%
Alienware 1.01%
American Megatrends 0.91%
Common models
ASUS All Series 10.82%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.61%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.64%
MSI MS-7693 2.40%
MSI MS-7850 2.40%


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