Stress test hardware components, What is a good software?

I have been recommended a software called benchmark, but cannot find it. I have someone who wants me to stress test their PC and make sure the laptop battery is running fine (they installed RAM, and said it won't turn on until it's plugged in) any suggestions?
Aaron BurgessAsked:
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RaminTechnical AdvisorCommented:
You can use 3DMark Firestrike for stress-testing and benchmarks.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
(they installed RAM, and said it won't turn on until it's plugged in)

I do not think you need a benchmark application to test this. Get the manufacturer's test program, download it and run it. It will test motherboard, battery, RAM, disk and other things and let you know what fails. That is what I do on my machines. Works fine.
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RaminTechnical AdvisorCommented:
What version of Windows is installed on that PC ?
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Aaron BurgessAuthor Commented:
From what I can tell with the Model he gave me, it's a new PC, so Win 10. I doubt RAM or battery is the issue, but he insists I check the battery out.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Shut down the computer. Plug in the AC Adapter, let it charge for one full hour.

Now unplug the AC adapter, start up and then go Start, Settings, Battery and see how well it has charged.
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Aaron BurgessAuthor Commented:
I did that, I've run through all the basic tech troubleshooting steps. Everything is fine, he insists I run a stress test
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
If you did all that, and it will not start properly, return it for warranty service.
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Aaron BurgessAuthor Commented:
In my opinion, it works fine. I am just conveying what he said on the phone last night. I am going over there again this afternoon to see what's up, but in all reality, he just wants a graph to say everything is OK.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
If it is a new PC, all a benchmark will do is tell you how fast it is. I never really saw any value in these. Run the hardware tests from the manufacturer to see if there is any issue. That is, after all, what the manufacturer will do if you need to return it.  There is normally no graph for this - just a result code. Knowing how fast a faulty computer is does not help much.
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RaminTechnical AdvisorCommented:
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RaminTechnical AdvisorCommented:
I'm glad I could help.
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