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Not sure if the IBT with AVX also has AVX2 and what's a good way to stress test AVX2 with those hasswells. (Prime95 2.85 supposedly tests alll of everything at once and gets the cpu rather hot that way) also not sure why you'd want to test stability with 'AVX, etc disabled', unless you know the games you want to play/software don't use em, and your operating system doesn't use em.

P.S. the latest x264 encoder can use both AVX and AVX2 for significant speedup, as far as I know.

edit: also the version of IBT you found seems to be the one without AVX support, the AVX one has faster Speed.
Edited by Tivan - 10/23/14 at 6:59am
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Thanks for your reply/support!

I have downloaded two IBT AVX programs, not sure if they are the same version. One is from the Vishera page you mention, The other is IntelBurnTest 2.54(11.0.1.005), from this site. Which one would you suggest me to use?

When it comes to Prime95, is it wrong that thing they suggest then? Is it wrong/not so efficient using 1344K in Min FFT size?

Thanks!

Update:
Neither of these two different(?) versions of IBT AVX I have downloaded runs on my system. The program starts and after a few seconds Windows give me an error that "the program stopped working"... [specifically: Linpack64.exe has stopped working].
I am on stock settings - Optimal Defaults. When I changed to override mode voltage it did not work, either. Please see my rig for my system. This version works for me.
be sure you have the proper version 32 or 64 bit... also right click and run as administrator or go into properties and check the box in compatability always run as administrator...
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Not sure if the IBT with AVX also has AVX2 and what's a good way to stress test AVX2 with those hasswells. (Prime95 2.85 supposedly tests alll of everything at once and gets the cpu rather hot that way) also not sure why you'd want to test stability with 'AVX, etc disabled', unless you know the games you want to play/software don't use em, and your operating system doesn't use em.

P.S. the latest x264 encoder can use both AVX and AVX2 for significant speedup, as far as I know.

edit: also the version of IBT you found seems to be the one without AVX support, the AVX one has faster Speed.

If you are talking about the IBT I've downloaded from MajorGeeks, it is the only one that works on my system. I do not know why, but the other two versions, the one from the Vishera owner's club and from TweakTown, do not work. A few seconds after running those two, they stop working and I get a message saying "the Linpack64.exe has stopped working". I don't know why this is happening, and it happens both when I am on Optimal Defaults and when I have EIST + C States disabled and Core Voltage mode in Override mode = fixed.

The reason I will use Prime95-AVX disabled - in combination with the x264 stress test- is because the original, unaltered Prime95 v.28.5 will create temperatures my system will NOT be able to handle (at 4.7GHz). As I said though, this will happen later, when I will be testing for stability. Now, stability is something relative and each user can have his own definition.

Right now I am looking for one thing only: I want to find my Vcore on certain core speeds. Meaning, I need to run like 10-minutes tests, or so, and then to raise the clock. Until the 4.7Ghz. So, I am trying to discover which from all those stress test programs can help me do this faster. Is it Prime with this 1344K setting? Is it IBT AVX? Is it another program?
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If you are talking about the IBT I've downloaded from MajorGeeks, it is the only one that works on my system. I do not know why, but the other two versions, the one from the Vishera owner's club and from TweakTown, do not work. A few seconds after running those two, they stop working and I get a message saying "the Linpack64.exe has stopped working". I don't know why this is happening, and it happens both when I am on Optimal Defaults and when I have EIST disabled and Core Voltage mode in Override. So, fixed.

The reason I will use Prime95-AVX disabled - in combination with the x264 stress test- is because the original, unaltered Prime95 v.28.5 will create temperatures my system will NOT be able to handle (at 4.7GHz). As I said though, this will happen later, when I will be testing for stability. Now, stability is something relative and each user can have his own definition.

Right now I am looking for one thing only: I want to find my Vcore on certain core speeds. Meaning, I need to run like 10-minutes tests, or so, and then to raise the clock. Until the 4.7Ghz. So, I am trying to discover which from all those stress test programs can help me do this faster. Is it Prime with this 1344K setting? Is it IBT AVX? Is it another program?
finding a voltage it will run at and finding stable voltage are two very different things... ibt with avx instructions on very high is the fastest way to find I would say 95% stable (very few times will it pass very high and then fail prime)...if the avx instructions on prime are giving you too high of a temperature on stock settings something else is amiss perhaps tim or mount or airflow issues I can't see your rig on mobile but stock settings shouldn't be overheating with prime
Edit: sorry I misread but tbh if your overclock at 4.7 would exceed temperatures it shouldn't be ran that high.... better cooling is in order
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AVX IBT should be a good starting point, though it's weird that it doesn't run for you. It also produces more heat than the one you got from geekbench. And I do not know if it supports AVX2 and I sort of doubt it since it's sort of old. Also with AVX2 instructions it would produce even more heat. So for AVX2 I guess you're good to just use an x264/x265 encoder stresstest that uses AVX2.

you could also try OCCT and use the linpack test (second tab) and check the checkmark at "avx capable linpack", but I do not know if OCCT uses AVX2 either, but I'd imagine it might, since it's regularly updated. IBT uses linpack, also, so they are sort of the same test.
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finding a voltage it will run at and finding stable voltage are two very different things... ibt with avx instructions on very high is the fastest way to find I would say 95% stable (very few times will it pass very high and then fail prime)...if the avx instructions on prime are giving you too high of a temperature on stock settings something else is amiss perhaps tim or mount or airflow issues I can't see your rig on mobile but stock settings shouldn't be overheating with prime

I never said that on my stock settings, so at 4.0GHz right now, IBT AVX or Prime95 28.5, are giving me high temperatures. All these tests work fine at stock. I was talking about later: when I will be testing for stability at a much higher clock, so at 4.7GHz.

Here is a screenshot of the error I get when I am trying to run IBT from the Vishera owners's club or the version from TweakTown.
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

The IBT I've downloaded from MajorGeeks site does not give me this error. It runs normally and completes the test.

IF anyone can give me a link to the appropriate IBT AVX version for my system, I would appreciate it!

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Try increasing voltage and see if the error goes away. It might just not be stable with heavy AVX use at that voltage.
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Try increasing voltage and see if the error goes away. It might just not be stable with heavy AVX use at that voltage.

It's okay. It is IBT AVX that has the problem, not my computer. LinX-0.6.5 (11.2.0), which has the latest libraries works fine - no errors, at all. IBT AVX was giving me that library error even on optimal defaults, so no overclocking at all.

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It's okay. It is IBT AVX that has the problem, not my computer. LinX-0.6.5 (11.2.0), which has the latest libraries works fine - no errors, at all. IBT AVX was giving me that library error even on optimal defaults, so no overclocking at all.

Thanks anyway.
you never confirmed you were running it as administrator.... I've never seen a case where it wouldn't run aside from uac blocking it (which running as administrator bypasses) or general windows problem/ software conflict I can't remember what programs ibt didn't care for right off hand... you could also simply disable uac and see if it runs with uac off
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you never confirmed you were running it as administrator.... I've never seen a case where it wouldn't run aside from uac blocking it (which running as administrator bypasses) or general windows problem/ software conflict I can't remember what programs ibt didn't care for right off hand... you could also simply disable uac and see if it runs with uac off

I confirm now that I have run both of those two versions as Administrator and also that I have ticked that box in the programs' compatibility tab , Privilege Level, saying Run this program as an Administrator.

I have a fresh Windows 7 installation.

I think it has something to do with the libraries they use, because LinX-0.6.5 (11.2.0) works fine on my system.
    
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