Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Memory › Best Memory Stress Test?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Best Memory Stress Test?

post #1 of 6
Thread Starter 
I just bought a whole pile of the Samsung 1.35v RAM for my sig rig and I was hoping someone could tell me what to use to test the coming OC?

edit- p95 large FFT's?
Edited by dave12 - 3/30/12 at 10:28am
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k 4.7GHz 1.34v Asus P8Z77-V Pro Gigabyte Windforce 7950 8GB Crucial 1866 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial m4 128 GB Samsung BluRay Windows 7 64 Samsung S27A950D 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Seasonic 760-X Corsair 800D Logitech G9 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k 4.7GHz 1.34v Asus P8Z77-V Pro Gigabyte Windforce 7950 8GB Crucial 1866 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial m4 128 GB Samsung BluRay Windows 7 64 Samsung S27A950D 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Seasonic 760-X Corsair 800D Logitech G9 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 6
Hyper PI and LinX will do just fine
http://www.gigaflopd.com/downloads/linx/
http://files.extremeoverclocking.com/file.php?f=211
Edited by coolhandluke41 - 3/30/12 at 10:35am
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4930K Rampage IV Gene SLI Evga GTX 780 Classy 16Gb TeamX2400c9 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung 840 Pro/ Hitachi Deskstar 1TB  H20 (NexXxoS 420+280) w7x64 VG248QE 
KeyboardPowerMouseAudio
Logitech G110 SuperNOVA 1300 G2 G502 Proteus Core Foobar2K/WASAPI >NuForce Icon HDP >Crack with S... 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4930K Rampage IV Gene SLI Evga GTX 780 Classy 16Gb TeamX2400c9 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung 840 Pro/ Hitachi Deskstar 1TB  H20 (NexXxoS 420+280) w7x64 VG248QE 
KeyboardPowerMouseAudio
Logitech G110 SuperNOVA 1300 G2 G502 Proteus Core Foobar2K/WASAPI >NuForce Icon HDP >Crack with S... 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 6
As a stress test, all three of the mentioned are good....

but I find for testing a memory overclock, running a 32M run of super pi mod 1.5
If it passes... overclock more...

for the final stability test do one of those stress tests......
Tragbar
(14 items)
 
Regen v3.0
(22 items)
 
Hagel
(8 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
intel i7 4770K ASRock Z87E-ITX Nvidia Geforce GTX Titan X GSkill F3-2400C10D-16GTX R 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB Silverstone 12.7mm Slot Load Blu-Ray Burner Noctua NH-L12 Windows 8 Pro 
MonitorCaseAudioAudio
LG PA75U Slim LED Projector Silverstone SG08 Schiit Bifrost Schiit Asgard 2 
AudioOther
AKG Q701 Headphones Pelican 1510 Green Case  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7-3770K Asus p8z77-deluxe Nvidia Geforce Titan X samsung 4GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Combined: 6.13 TB of space EK-Supremacy EVO White Edition PrimoChill PrimoFlex Advanced LRT EK-RES X4 250 (R2.0) Reservoir 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CoolStream XE 360 EK-Vardar F4-120ER (2200rpm)  EK-Ekoolant EVO Liquid Coolant EK-XTOP Revo D5 PWM Pump 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro Asus VG278H Ducky YOTG Keyboard Corsair AX1200 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
Corsair Obsidian 800D Logitech G700s Schiit Gungnir Multibit Schiit Mjolnir 2 
AudioAudio
Schiit LISST Audeze LCD 2 - pre fazor 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7-3612QM 0880F2 Geforce GT 640M Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Gskill 1600mhz SO-DIMM Crucial M4 Blurray Reader - Slot Loading Windows 8 Pro 
  hide details  
Reply
Tragbar
(14 items)
 
Regen v3.0
(22 items)
 
Hagel
(8 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
intel i7 4770K ASRock Z87E-ITX Nvidia Geforce GTX Titan X GSkill F3-2400C10D-16GTX R 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB Silverstone 12.7mm Slot Load Blu-Ray Burner Noctua NH-L12 Windows 8 Pro 
MonitorCaseAudioAudio
LG PA75U Slim LED Projector Silverstone SG08 Schiit Bifrost Schiit Asgard 2 
AudioOther
AKG Q701 Headphones Pelican 1510 Green Case  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7-3770K Asus p8z77-deluxe Nvidia Geforce Titan X samsung 4GB DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Combined: 6.13 TB of space EK-Supremacy EVO White Edition PrimoChill PrimoFlex Advanced LRT EK-RES X4 250 (R2.0) Reservoir 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-CoolStream XE 360 EK-Vardar F4-120ER (2200rpm)  EK-Ekoolant EVO Liquid Coolant EK-XTOP Revo D5 PWM Pump 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro Asus VG278H Ducky YOTG Keyboard Corsair AX1200 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
Corsair Obsidian 800D Logitech G700s Schiit Gungnir Multibit Schiit Mjolnir 2 
AudioAudio
Schiit LISST Audeze LCD 2 - pre fazor 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7-3612QM 0880F2 Geforce GT 640M Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Gskill 1600mhz SO-DIMM Crucial M4 Blurray Reader - Slot Loading Windows 8 Pro 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 6
Thread Starter 
Appreciate the info.
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k 4.7GHz 1.34v Asus P8Z77-V Pro Gigabyte Windforce 7950 8GB Crucial 1866 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial m4 128 GB Samsung BluRay Windows 7 64 Samsung S27A950D 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Seasonic 760-X Corsair 800D Logitech G9 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k 4.7GHz 1.34v Asus P8Z77-V Pro Gigabyte Windforce 7950 8GB Crucial 1866 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial m4 128 GB Samsung BluRay Windows 7 64 Samsung S27A950D 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Seasonic 760-X Corsair 800D Logitech G9 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 6
Quote:
Originally Posted by coolhandluke41 View Post

Hyper PI and LinX will do just fine
http://www.gigaflopd.com/downloads/linx/
http://files.extremeoverclocking.com/file.php?f=211

I was a bit surprised to see random BSOD 124, after passing 3x 32M on HyperPI, in a row..... i'm not saying its because of memory settings, but one would think that's already at least decent short therm stability oc test if you got no time for Blend.

Sorry for oftopic guys.
My System
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K @4.7ghz(1.39v) 24/7 +D14 Asus P8Z77-V Sapphire R9 290 Tri X @1160/1600 8GB HyperX @2133 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Blue EZEX 1TB & Samsung 840 Pro 256GB (OS) Asus Nocuta NH D14 WIN 7 64 Ultimate 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
NEC 2490wuxi (rev 1) Logitech Wave Cooler Master Vanguard 850W Cooler Master HAF 932 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Logitech G5 Cooler Master Xonar STX+ HD595 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K @4.7ghz(1.39v) 24/7 +D14 Asus P8Z77-V Sapphire R9 290 Tri X @1160/1600 8GB HyperX @2133 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Blue EZEX 1TB & Samsung 840 Pro 256GB (OS) Asus Nocuta NH D14 WIN 7 64 Ultimate 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
NEC 2490wuxi (rev 1) Logitech Wave Cooler Master Vanguard 850W Cooler Master HAF 932 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Logitech G5 Cooler Master Xonar STX+ HD595 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 6
In my experience there are no decent short duration memory tests for large amounts of memory, unless one is simply looking for enough to get through a benchmark run without crashing.

Memtest86+ hasn't been updated with multi-threading yet, so is mostly worthless. The last few versions of vanilla Memtest86 are quite promising, as they are well threaded, but they are still buggy on some boards.

Hyper Pi/Super Pi really isn't that great of a test at all, even one instance per core isn't going to hit the memory hard enough, or use enough memory to be that useful.

LinX/IBT are okay, not great, as memory tests. However, when using problem sizes above 30k or so, they tend to slow down to the point they don't work memory as hard as they should. This limits the size of the memory you can reliably test with it. Still, it's a great processor and L3/IMC test at reasonable problem sizes.

Prime95 custom blend is still probably the best single test, though one should not rely on any one test exclusively.

HCI Memtest for Windows is also pretty good, if you run enough instances (at least one per logical CPU).
Primary
(15 items)
 
Secondary
(13 items)
 
In progress
(10 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
5820K @ 4.3/3.6GHz core/uncore, 1.225/1.2v Gigabyte X99 SOC Champion (F22n) 2x Sapphire R9 290X Tri-X OC New Edition (10036... 4x4GiB Crucial @ 2667, 12-11-12-27-T1, 1.37v 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Plextor M6e 128GB (fw 1.05) M.2 (PCI-E 2.0 2x) 2x Crucial M4 256GB 4x WD Scorpio Black 500GB Cooler Master Nepton 280L 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 BenQ BL3200PT Filco Majestouch Tenkeyless (MX Brown) Corsair RM1000x 
CaseMouseAudio
Fractal Design Define R4 Logitech G402 Realtek ALC1150 + M-Audio AV40 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X5670 @ 4.4/3.2GHz core/uncore, 1.36 vcore, 1.2... Gigabyte X58A-UD5 r2.0 w/FF3mod10 BIOS Reference R9 290X w/Stilt's MLU 1000e / 1375m E... 2x Samsung MV-3V4G3D/US @ 2000, 10-11-11-30-T1,... 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
1x Crucial BLT4G3D1608ET3LX0 @ 2000, 10-11-11-3... OCZ (Toshiba) Trion 150 120GB Hyundai Sapphire 120GB 3x Hitachi Deskstar 7k1000.C 1TB 
CoolingOSPowerCase
Noctua NH-D14 Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1 Antec TP-750 Fractal Design R5 
Audio
ASUS Xonar DS 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-6800K @ 4.3/3.5GHz core/uncore, 1.36/1.2v ASRock X99 OC Formula (P3.10) GTX 780 (temporary) 4x4GiB Crucial DDR4-2400 @ 11-13-12-28-T2, 1.33v 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Intel 600p 256GB NVMe 2x HGST Travelstar 7k1000 1TB Corsair H55 (temporary) Windows Server 2016 Datacenter 
PowerCase
Seasonic SS-860XP2 Corsair Carbide Air 540 
  hide details  
Reply
Primary
(15 items)
 
Secondary
(13 items)
 
In progress
(10 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
5820K @ 4.3/3.6GHz core/uncore, 1.225/1.2v Gigabyte X99 SOC Champion (F22n) 2x Sapphire R9 290X Tri-X OC New Edition (10036... 4x4GiB Crucial @ 2667, 12-11-12-27-T1, 1.37v 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Plextor M6e 128GB (fw 1.05) M.2 (PCI-E 2.0 2x) 2x Crucial M4 256GB 4x WD Scorpio Black 500GB Cooler Master Nepton 280L 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 BenQ BL3200PT Filco Majestouch Tenkeyless (MX Brown) Corsair RM1000x 
CaseMouseAudio
Fractal Design Define R4 Logitech G402 Realtek ALC1150 + M-Audio AV40 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X5670 @ 4.4/3.2GHz core/uncore, 1.36 vcore, 1.2... Gigabyte X58A-UD5 r2.0 w/FF3mod10 BIOS Reference R9 290X w/Stilt's MLU 1000e / 1375m E... 2x Samsung MV-3V4G3D/US @ 2000, 10-11-11-30-T1,... 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
1x Crucial BLT4G3D1608ET3LX0 @ 2000, 10-11-11-3... OCZ (Toshiba) Trion 150 120GB Hyundai Sapphire 120GB 3x Hitachi Deskstar 7k1000.C 1TB 
CoolingOSPowerCase
Noctua NH-D14 Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1 Antec TP-750 Fractal Design R5 
Audio
ASUS Xonar DS 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-6800K @ 4.3/3.5GHz core/uncore, 1.36/1.2v ASRock X99 OC Formula (P3.10) GTX 780 (temporary) 4x4GiB Crucial DDR4-2400 @ 11-13-12-28-T2, 1.33v 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Intel 600p 256GB NVMe 2x HGST Travelstar 7k1000 1TB Corsair H55 (temporary) Windows Server 2016 Datacenter 
PowerCase
Seasonic SS-860XP2 Corsair Carbide Air 540 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Memory
Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Memory › Best Memory Stress Test?