Every year, we add new benchmarks, tests, and features to 3DMark. Many of these updates are free. Some require an upgrade that costs a little more. You can find out more about 3DMark updates and upgrades here.
If you bought 3DMark before July 14, 2016, you will need to to purchase the Time Spy upgrade to unlock additional tests, settings, and features for Time Spy Extreme, Time Spy, and Night Raid.
If you bought 3DMark before January 8, 2019, you will need to purchase the Port Royal upgrade to unlock Port Royal and the NVIDIA DLSS feature test.