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post #1 of 10
Thread Starter 
If anyone has or knows a good one, please let me know.
I have these and they only stress 1 card:

Atitool : http://www.techpowerup.com/atitool/
Rthdribl : http://www.daionet.gr.jp/~masa/rthdribl/
Furmark : http://www.ozone3d.net/benchmarks/fur/

These are very good stressers if anyone wants to DL and use them for single card systems. Feel free they are pretty good. I know that they dont work in SLi because of temp monitors and performance usage monitors.

3dMark06 Stresses both cards but i barely call that a stress.
I'm searching for a program that will give maximum bandwidth and
give maximum heat for 2 gcards in a SLI environment.
If one does not exist i understand that only pcmark and my personal games are the only testing tools i will be able to use.
post #2 of 10
I have the same problem with my crossfire setup - anyone got a good one?
Only thing i can think of is the automated ones in the back of some games [eg Crysis] but they do not fully load the cards
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post #3 of 10
3dmark vantage if you have vista
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3dmark vantage is like pcmark, its a benchmark utility.
post #5 of 10
all of those tools stress both my cards so long as SLI is enabled...

Run one of them and watch temps on both cards go up??
I always assumed that meant it was working with both cards, now I dont know about maxing bath cards..

IMO the best stress test is a game
Edited by 10acjed - 6/19/08 at 3:25am
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post #6 of 10
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No all 3 of them only take the GPU1 card up
first card 50C
second 37C
post #7 of 10
Why not just run two copies of ATITool and have each one work on a different card?
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post #8 of 10
Both my card temps rise??? Now itgets nowhere near wher they get on a game like crysis

My top card has an aftermarket cooler so it runs 10c lower and doesnt rise as fast as the stock fan @ 85%

nvidia cntrl panel - force split rendering 2 - multi display performance mode - set everything to app cntrled
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post #9 of 10
Furmark Stresses both cards.

You have to go into your Nvidia control panel and set SLI mode for Furmark.exe to Force Alternate Frame Rendering 2. That stresses both cards out. Be careful of heat build up.
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post #10 of 10
I managed to get my SLI GTX 8800's to 90 degrees using Garrys Mod (Gmod) an addon for HL2.

Spamming the spawning of about 100 lights on the GM_Construct map.

I'd call that a good stress test, lol.
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