Diagnostic tools for a new system Tags: Homebuilt Hardware RAM Hard Drives Systems Last response: March 7, 2008 11:53 AM in Systems Share lschmidt March 7, 2008 3:54:04 AM Can somebody please provide me with some links for utilities to test my hardware like ram and hdd, to make sure it's all well and good? Thanks More about : diagnostic tools system beurling March 7, 2008 4:34:42 AM Orthos will stress memory and your CPU. Type orthos into google you'll find it. Not sure there's anything to test a hard drive.. if it runs windows then it works, right? rockbyter March 7, 2008 5:53:10 AM just for a quick and dirty way to check if things are working and for synthetic benchmarks to compare to use sisoft sandra - free, google it. ram, hdd, network, drives, cpu, etc Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer akhilles March 7, 2008 11:53:37 AM sandra is decent. memtest is a must-have. super pi mod to brag about 1mb calculation speed. orthos x2 for stress testing. 3dmark in a loop. Go to your harddisk manufacturer site & get their free software to do a sector-by-sector test. Should've been done before installing os. To test both read & write. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Bootable Diagnostic Tool for a new PC Forum New 2.5" HDD, Understanding Operating Shock Values + Diagnostic Tool Forum New system build diagnostic Forum Mobo diagnostic tools? Forum Diagnostic tools for linux to use on mounted drive Forum SSD Diagnostic tools Forum Sas hard drive diagnostic tools Forum Hardware diagnostic tools windows 7 download 64 bit only Forum SolvedGraphics in DirectX Diagnostic Tool Question Forum Solvedwhat's the best (paid or free) diagnostic tool for HDD and SSD? Forum What monitoring\diagnostic tools Forum Failing HD, checkdisk and diagnostic tools Forum Not sure why, but I lost all my diagnostic tools & and my cd-rom isn't being Forum Slower performance on better comp... need diagnostic tools... Forum Diagnostic tools?? Forum Diagnostic and repair programs/tools Forum need help with diagnostic tools. Forum Wireless Network Diagnostic Tools Forum Solvedtools for diagnostics... Forum SolvedTools for PC Diagnostics Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !