Quote: Originally Posted by morrowmedia
Does anyone else run Prime95 just because they know they have not pushed their machine in awhile?
Outside of gaming and encoding, for 'everyday tasks' it barely breaks a sweat and that's fine with me.
Just knowing that it can
handle high loads when necessary is enough.
The same could apply to driving your car.
Most people use only a fraction of a cars overall potential power for a daily commute. But just because your aren't using it to it's full potential daily, doesn't mean you have to flog the hell out it every now and then because it's not always getting fully utilised.