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Old July 29, 2008, 11:39 AM
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Just like the topic says does anyone know of a GOOD free stress test program? I wanna test this evga gtx260. Thanks in advance for the help.

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Old July 29, 2008, 11:53 AM
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As in stability testing? ATITool is the best free one or you could do a google search for the Nvidia Geoforms demo.
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Old July 29, 2008, 11:58 AM
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Yah stability testing is what i am looking for. Something that can simulate playing a high graphics game for a few hours.

Thanks for the info SKYMTL.

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ryhbtl, or, rhyblt, rhstbl, something along those lines. HDR demo of some kind. It will stress multi-gpu's in crossfire (in full screen only). You can also run as many instances as you like at once.
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I second ati tool. It is a good pre test before firing up 3dmark.
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ryhbtl, or, rhyblt, rhstbl, something along those lines. HDR demo of some kind. It will stress multi-gpu's in crossfire (in full screen only). You can also run as many instances as you like at once.
So basicly just let that run for a few hours?
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Old July 29, 2008, 12:44 PM
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I second ati tool. It is a good pre test before firing up 3dmark.
Im a lil confused with ATITools. I must be missing something... is it basicly just for upping the clock speed and such? Other then that cube floating around i cant seem to find any options to test with it.
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Old July 29, 2008, 12:56 PM
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Im a lil confused with ATITools. I must be missing something... is it basicly just for upping the clock speed and such? Other then that cube floating around i cant seem to find any options to test with it.
Let the spinning cube spin and look at your GPU usage. Should be @ near 100%. Not as good as the 3Dmark Batch Size tests but it is a close second.
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Old July 29, 2008, 01:56 PM
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thanks everyone for your help. =) i got 3 instances of "HDR demo" and ATI Tool running.
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Old July 29, 2008, 02:07 PM
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Instead of opening a new thread i will ask here. I am using GPU-Z to monitor the GPU temps and such while i am running these tests. It is telling me the clock speed is 999mhz... the gtx260 should be 1999 clock speed no?
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