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post #11 of 15
I usually start with OCCT. The "moving" test for few minutes, then the Error check. You can also test memory with OCCT.

Then i run unigine for 1 or 2 pass. I call it OK if it pass 2 times in a row in Unigine.
post #12 of 15
I prefer OCCt and OCCT with error checking over Furmark by a long shot. And Cyclops it's the 500 series that have the OCP that throttles clocks in Furmark and the like, not all fermis.
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post #13 of 15
Fold on it for a few days.
If it doesn't crash or drop any work units, it is stable for anything.
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Don't use Furmark. It's not good anymore for Fermis. I my self use Unigine Heaven 2.5 to test the stability of a card. Run it for about 3 hours. If it passes it without crashing, then you're pretty much bulletproof.
How will you know if your card presented artifacts during the test though? Stable enough not to crash is one thing, but stable enough to look good the entire time is another.
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Fold on it for a few days.
If it doesn't crash or drop any work units, it is stable for anything.
This, folding is an Epic stress tester nothing more to add to his post.
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