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Hi, i just built new PC and the first thing i decided to do after instaling windows, drivers etc... was to run Aida64 test. Surprisingly the test stopped after just 10-12 seconds, with red message above "Warning: Hardware failure detected! Test stopped". I ran more tests and i found out, that if I uncheck "Stress system memory" the test runs OK. So my question is, is something wrong with my RAM or what is causing it? 

Components: GPU: ASUS ROG STRIX GAMING GeForce GTX 1080 DirectCU III O8GB-11GBPS

                         CPU: AMD RYZEN 7 1700

                         Motherboard: ASUS PRIME X370-A

                         RAM: CORSAIR 16GB KIT DDR4 3000Mhz CL15 Vengeance LPX

                           

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The hardware failure in this particular case is most likely caused by an excessive RAM setting that makes the RAM modules generate CRC errors occasionally.  If it were a lot worse, Windows would fail to boot up.  Try to lower the RAM frequency a notch, like from DDR4-3000 to DDR4-2800, it should help.

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