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Hi Guys

I've got a question about running dual primes for a dual core system.

I run two instances, setting affinity for each instance then go to options, torture test and then custom........what settings should I put in the custom options?

I usually split the ram over both instances and leave the rest as standard, is this correct?

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I run 3 instances. One per "core" (I have HT ) set at max heat (large FFT?) and one to max out RAM.
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or you could run memtest along with both your instances thats what i do
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I tend to run 1 instance of Prime on the weaker core of my 3800X2.

I dont bother testing much of my memory, as Im checking my CPU, not memory, for stability. I make sure my memory is under stock clock.
post #5 of 7
You better of running the 2 prime as long I heard and use,the best way to check if your OC is stable.
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That is the best way until you realise that your dual core 4400 is just 2 Athlon 3700's stuck together, and you notice that one core always fails before the other (in my case, Core 1).
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Sometimes like you said.But I run 2 primes as long like 25 HRS no problem's to me that's stable.Rigth now im running 2 primes again because I change some timming's so far still going 2 hrs.
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