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So I just finished installing windows on my pc I build what should I do now?

#1DetectivPenguinPosted 9/24/2013 4:49:48 PM
Is there some stress test or anything I should run? Or should I just go get steam or install whatever I want and stuff. I have my required drivers downloaded as well.
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#2PhilOnDezPosted 9/24/2013 4:58:46 PM
If you're overclocking OCCT is a decent CPU stress test, I haven't heard anything about its gpu test but it has one as well.
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#3PyrotechnixxxPosted 9/24/2013 4:59:35 PM
I usually run Intel Burn Test or HyperPi for the lulz, then do some gaming.
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#4mrCubePosted 9/24/2013 5:44:51 PM
Go to ninite.com and select all the essential stuff
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#5mrCubePosted 9/24/2013 5:45:25 PM
Oh yeah, and definitely run prime95 or Intel Burn Test or whatever and Furmark for a few hours
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#6BowsaaPosted 9/24/2013 5:46:27 PM
Go watch some porn.
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#7RavenoussdPosted 9/24/2013 7:03:04 PM
Bowsaa posted...
Go watch some porn.

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#8steveboblarryPosted 9/24/2013 7:04:38 PM
Ravenoussd posted...
Bowsaa posted...
Go watch some porn.

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#9fataliPosted 9/24/2013 7:05:39 PM
Do NOT run prime95 if you have a haswell processor. Is not made for them and it can damage it.
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#10DetectivPenguin(Topic Creator)Posted 9/24/2013 8:00:38 PM
I do have a haswell but I didn't run prime95, im using an i5 4670 and my idle cpu temps (the 4 seperate ones) tend to be between 30-37. Is that alright? Haven't been able to play anything intensive yet. (i'm downloading crysis 2 but its going to be a while) But while playing Limbo with a load of around 40% I get around 45-48 cpu temp. How am I doing? I still have a couple of case fans that haven't come in yet.
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