Originally Posted by Blameless
I've had numerous systems fail prime95 between 24 and 48 hours, as well as between 300 and 500 runs of LinX. The same adjustments that made such long runs stable in these stress tests also cleared up some very intermittent and mysterious problems elsewhere.
Anyway, for most people more than 24 hours of Prime, or more than 100 runs of LinX is usually redundant. However, I think 6 hours of prime and 30 passes of LinX have the opposite problem; there are some fairly serious instabilities that can remain hidden after such short tests.
Originally Posted by drBlahMan
So do you feel that it's not necessary to deal with OCCT? Prime95 & LinX are respected more regarding to stress testing? Any negatives of OCCT I should be aware of?