Is Prime95 sufficient to test RAM with OC? Tags: Overclocking RAM Intel i7 Last response: June 14, 2012 6:09 AM in Overclocking Share Trist_58 June 10, 2012 5:34:03 PM Just preparing for my first overclock (primarily CPU i7-860) and need to know if Prime95 will stress the RAM enough. Thanks guys! More about : prime95 sufficient test ram Trist_58 June 12, 2012 10:33:29 AM To answer my own question - it's probably fine but I'll use memtest86 to be sure. m 0 l sbogus June 13, 2012 12:18:08 AM Trist_58 said:To answer my own question - it's probably fine but I'll use memtest86 to be sure. If you really want to be sure, linpack it (Intel Burn Test is a most convenient linpack wrapper). m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Trist_58 June 14, 2012 6:09:55 AM Thanks man. I'm already halfway through the OC process and have been using P95 and memtest86+ to test so I think I'll stick to that but cheers for the response! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPrime95 stress test problem after OC Forum Solvedis a 12 hour Prime95 stress test enough to find a stable o/c Forum SolvedDo I need RAM with higher frequency for sufficient OC? Forum Solvedcompatibility of mobo and RAM and prime95 tests questions Forum Prime95 not using all 4gb of ram with blend test Forum SolvedPC shut-down during Prime95 test, won't power back on. Forum SolvedPrime95 keeps freezing my CPU during stress test? Forum Prime95 OC testing Forum SolvedOC i7 4770k 4.2 temps sky rocket on Prime95 Forum Solvedi5 3470 OC'd to 3.8Ghz prime95 temps Forum Prime95 effective for RAM testing? (memory related crashes) Forum SolvedPrime95 CPU test error. Do I change voltage? Forum SolvedPrime95 stress test Forum SolvedWill SeaSonic G-Series 650W be sufficient for running Sapphire R9 290 Tri-X OC & Intel 4790? Forum SolvedBSOD on prime95 stress test when playing 1080p video. Forum SolvedPrime95 - small fft vs blend test for playing games? Forum SolvedPrime95 Stress Test? Forum Solvedprime95 only allowing me to run a torture test with 4 threads? wtf Forum SolvedIs a 550w PSU sufficient for significantly OC'd GTX 770? Forum SolvedPrime95, how long is the short test. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !