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Poll Results: What do you Sandybridge people use to check the stability of your overclock?

 
  • 39% (23)
    I use Prime 95 Blend, and or other Prime95 presets for 12 hours +.
  • 27% (16)
    I use both Prime95 Blend (+ other presets) and IBT/LinX with AVX enabled.
  • 15% (9)
    I only use IBT/AVX Enabled, then some gaming to check for stability.
  • 10% (6)
    I just game and use my computer for my regular tasks to check for stability.
  • 1% (1)
    I use other stress testing programs, like OCCT.
  • 5% (3)
    I use other stress testing programs, like OCCT in addition to Prime95 and IBT/LinX.
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post #1 of 25
Thread Starter 
So what do you people use to check if your overclock is stable?

When you've voted here, be sure to check out the Sandy Stable Club [] The Sandy STABLE Club []
Edited by turrican9 - 6/12/11 at 5:12am
    
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post #2 of 25
P95.

I heard IBT pushes them farther, heatwise, though.
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post #3 of 25
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I use Prime 95 Blend custom.
    
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post #4 of 25
IBT with AVX here. 20 passes at max and I'm good to go (and it takes way less time than P95).
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Using Prime blend + small ffts
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post #6 of 25
I usually run 25 passes of IBT AVX and 12 hours of Prime Blend. If it passes both error free I am done and consider stable.
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post #7 of 25
Ran Prime95 Blend overnight for 12+ hours.
post #8 of 25
prime95 blend... ibt with updated linpacks and 8 threads really gets the chip hot though.
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post #9 of 25
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Originally Posted by DaJinx View Post
I usually run 25 passes of IBT AVX and 12 hours of Prime Blend. If it passes both error free I am done and consider stable.
This is usually what I do as well, prime95 isn't always the "be all end all" stress test. But I use a custom prime95 blend.
     
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