The GameBench automation interface supports the following platforms:

  • Microsoft Windows 7 (or later)
  • Mac OS X 10.8 (64-bit) (or later)
  • Ubuntu 12.04 (or later)

To allow iOS profiling

In order to allow the profiling of iOS devices on Windows or Linux platforms, the GameBench Automation Interface requires a set of files known as developer disk images. If GBA fails to download the files automatically, please follow the instructions here to download them manually to your computer.

  • Windows You must have iTunes installed on your computer in addition to the developer disk image files.
To get the files, follow these steps:
  1. Download this set of files from this online repository containing a handy zip file (if this link doesn't work please contact us at

  2. Place it in an easy-to-find location, such as your User folder (e.g., /home/Ralph/).

  3. Run gb --setprop imgZip /home/Ralph/

Once you have met the requirements, please see our Installation page.

Still need help? Get in touch!
Last updated on 15th Jan 2018