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 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 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 SolvedBuilding a new computer and want to know what GPU I should get. Forum Building new computer soon need cpu advice Forum Building New Computer Soon Forum Building a new computer soon for school Forum SolvedBuilding new computer: What do y'all think? Forum New build happening in a few weeks, check what I have so far. Forum I am building a new computer soon (XHD + LCD monitors) Forum Building a new computer soon Forum SolvedWhat wattage PSU for my new computer build? Forum SolvedWhat to do when upgrading/building new computer. Forum New computer: What are the best anti-virus and spyware programs? Free? Forum Computer freezes when running multiple programs (brand new build) Forum SolvedWhat graphics card for my new computer build. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !