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Stress test? How do I know it's stable?

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Overclocking my GTX 260 a little.
2 questions, what is resonable on core/shader/memory?
Also, is Kombustor enough to see if the card is stable or is there some other benchmark I should do?
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Don't know, but don't use Furmark- it passes even though games crash. Furmark is only good for finding max temp, but not for stability/artifact testing
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Unigine Heaven 2.1. If it survives a full benchmark run at max settings, its stable.
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I'll send you EVGA Precision and their OC stability tester if you want. That works well for me!
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OCCT's GPU test works well.
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I would say occt.
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OCCT and a marathon of Source gaming, if it doesn't crash on you I say you're good to go thumb.gif
    
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