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Old 12-27-2006, 12:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How many of you who oc actually test your rams stability?
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Um, isn't it necessary to test stability when you OC anyway? I'm sure all of the overclockers here do.
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Yam but some people just run like p95 and if it is okay for 2 hours they say its good enough.

I was just curious
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I don't think 2 hrs is long enough to say completely 100% stable. 8hrs. or overnight would be a good number. The ultimate stability is running it 24hrs, with no errors.
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o I know, when I do a stability test I start it when I go to bed and let it run all night then most of the next day when I'm at school. If it gets an error during that time, then I do something about it.

I also run memtest for at least 10 passes.
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I DO! I DO!
No need to have my rig crashin left and right.
i say p95 for 8 minimum.
if you set affinity for both cores, and adjust the amount of ram it uses, you can beat the crap out of your ram while you beat the crap out of your cpu.
so, i don't really see the need for other memory tests. but i did do a memtest the other day , lance, when you asked if my ram was stable!
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