If you are wondering how good and healthy your machine’s heart is, here is an official tool for you from Intel.
The Intel Processor Diagnostic Tool is a diagnostic tool that verifies the functionality of an Intel microprocessor, a very wild range that covers the ancient Celeron Processor Family, latest i series mobile processors, server class Xeon processors, etc. It checks for brand identification, verifies the processor operating frequency, tests specific processor features and even performs a stress test on the processor.
The tool requires Visual C++ runtime and Java runtime installed on the system. It will automatically download and install it for you if it doesn’t find them on your computer.
Once successfully installed and launched, the tool automatically starts its series processes checking our the processor.
Once finished, a detailed report shows up on the screen for you to analyze. A log file will also be saved in the installation directory automatically for further reference.
The tool works on all Windows Operating System but unfortunately only limits to 32-bit editions. It will not run on a 64-bit installation.