Building a new computer soon, what programs to check stability/temps? Tags: Overclocking Computer Monitors Last response: February 9, 2012 2:08 AM in Overclocking Share jdx3ds February 9, 2012 12:21:56 AM Hello, I'm going to overclock a 2600k so I'd like to monitor things for stability and temperatures. No video card yet so I don't plan on keeping it overclocked permanently. More about : building computer programs check stability temps redeemer a b K Overclocking a b C Monitor February 9, 2012 1:08:24 AM use intel" burn in" linpack, its the best. Run like 10 cycles and if it passes youre all good! m 0 l arthurh a b K Overclocking February 9, 2012 2:00:05 AM I use Real Temp to monitor my temps, CPU-Z to monitor my OC and of course Prime 95 to check for stability of my OC. I run small ftts first for about an hour then blend for a couple hours. Intels burnin is a good CPU stress test too, I just perfer P95. Good luck to you in your OC'n. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer kajabla a b K Overclocking a b C Monitor February 9, 2012 2:08:48 AM I like P95. The above suggestions are good. When you do get a card, get MSI Afterburner if it's an AMD card or EVGA Precision if it's Nvidia (Afterburner will work, but I prefer the look of Precision). m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHello all ,I'm building a new rig soon and have a list of what I'm buying though I need some help with what else I will ne Forum SolvedNew to computer building, need a quality/sanity check Forum SolvedI want to install RAM from my old computer to the new one - what should i check first? Forum SolvedBuilding new comp soon. What's good cable management? Forum SolvedOld computer prog (pascal era) / What new and easy for simple programs in win Os now, Know some unix shell Forum SolvedComputer build check, I'm new to this Forum SolvedMight have build a new computer soon - want your input Forum im building a new computer soon and i don't know if my psu should go up or down Forum First time building a computer, Should I stress test. If so, what programs should I run? Forum Building new computer soon need cpu advice Forum Building New Computer Soon Forum Building a new computer soon for school Forum SolvedBuilding a new computer and want to know what GPU I should get. Forum I am building a new computer soon (XHD + LCD monitors) Forum Building a new computer soon Forum SolvedBuilding new computer: What do y'all think? Forum New build happening in a few weeks, check what I have so far. Forum Building a new Computer, need advice on what games to buy. Forum I am new to building a gaming computer, what do you think about these components? ~$1100 Forum SolvedWhat to do when upgrading/building new computer. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !