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Old February 19, 2009, 09:35 AM
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Hi,

I just build my new computer.
Gigabyte UD3P
Q9650 + Vendetta 2
8 Gig mushkin Redline

I would like to know which software is essential for benchmarking temperature
(Idle and Fullload), getting crucial system informations, doing hdd, cpu, gpu, ram test etc...

Any essential software to be sure my computer is running good and on par with others similar setup!

Thanks
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Old February 19, 2009, 09:54 AM
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Overclocking tools of the trade

That should get you started... :)
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Old February 19, 2009, 10:22 AM
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Band aids are for wussies... real men use crazy glue..... :)
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I was going to list a few but it looks like Wilson's list has just about everything you'd ever need
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