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Memtest86+ - http://www.memtest.org

Memtester - http://pyropus.ca/software/memtester/

I am looking at above memory test tools.

What is the difference between these two? (In what aspect should it be used differently?)

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memorytester run on OS, so use api of OS for allocate ram and test it. Memtest86 run without OS and is very small and access to RAM directly.

I always used Memtest86 I think is better, and more accurate for test RAM

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    Could you explain more about the accuracies of these tools? – A-letubby Nov 4 '13 at 22:03

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