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[TPU] TechPowerUp Announces MemTest64 - Test Memory from Within Windows

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TechPowerUp today announced MemTest64, our lightweight, standalone utility that lets you test your system memory for hardware faults and other errors. The application has a graphical user interface (GUI), and can be run from within Windows, without needing any administrator privileges. MemTest64 can also be used to test the stability of your memory performance tuning, such as overclocks and tight timings. The utility puts your memory through a battery of test patterns, while juggling data from the memory to the page file. The app is portable, and does not require any installation. This is our first public release of MemTest64, after thorough internal testing. We welcome your feedback in the app's dedicated forum on TechPowerUp Forums.



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Finally!
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What is it that differentiates this from the industry standard Memtest86+ and MemTest Pro?
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That's cool. I've used it once and it saved me from a faulty stick and now is easier to use.
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Will need to compare this on a barely flaky system to see how quickly it finds memory errors relative to stressapptest, HCI Memtest for Windows, Prime95 custom blend, and Memtest86.
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What is it that differentiates this from the industry standard Memtest86+ and MemTest Pro?

Not being a bootable test for one.

Quality of the testing is also up in the air. Memtest86+ hasn't been updated in a while (Memtest86 is more useful at this point) and isn't that demanding; it can easily miss errors that more stressful tests can find.
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MemTest Pro is HCI Memtest. Hadn't heard of stressapptest before.
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i'm not getting to set the ram amount unless i run as admin. eh-smiley.gif

and even then . .:

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What is it that differentiates this from the industry standard Memtest86+ and MemTest Pro?

This application won't be able to touch memory reserved by other processes. It should be ok for most purposes but you wouldn't use it to detect hardware faults.
    
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MemTest Pro is HCI Memtest. Hadn't heard of stressapptest before.
It's only the Google server standard test. No big deal. I usually try to pass 8hr with 93% RAM for a 24/7 stable system.
 
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Isn't the whole point of testing ram to do it outside the OS so you don't end up corrupting anything?
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