GEEKBENCH 5 crashes my high-end PC

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01 Oct, 2019 04:30 PM

It keeps crashing straight to no power towards the end of the CPU compute? What should I do? There is nothing wrong with my PC except that maybe the power supply is not enough at 600 watts. I'm running a Ryzen 2700X and an RX 5700 xt.

  1. 1 Posted by Artem S. Tashki... on 01 Oct, 2019 04:40 PM

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    That means some of your components is faulty.

    1) Check RAM (memtest86 for at least an hour)
    2) Verify nothing is overheating
    3) Verify your GPU is sufficient (by temporarily using a better/more powerful one)
    4) Remove overclocking and reset BIOS settings
    5) Reinstall Windows and install the latest available drivers for your GPU
    6) Reseat your GPU/memory modules

    TLDR: Geekbench mustn't crash your system and if it does it's not its fault.

  2. 2 Posted by Gregory Grieves on 01 Oct, 2019 05:05 PM

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    Everything is fine! Trust me!

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