Stressful Application Test

This is a pass/fail benchmark of stressapptest (Stressful Application Test) for verifying memory/RAM stability of the system.

To run this test with the Phoronix Test Suite, the basic command is: phoronix-test-suite benchmark stressapptest.

Project Site

Test Created

4 September 2019

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type


Average Install Time

11 Seconds

Average Run Time

7 Minutes, 16 Seconds

Test Dependencies

C/C++ Compiler Toolchain


10k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms

Public Result Uploads *Reported Installs **Reported Test Completions **Test Profile Page Views ***OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsStressful Application Test Popularity Statisticspts/stressapptest2019.092019.112020.012020.032020.052020.072020.092020.112021.012021.032021.052021.072021.092021.112022.012022.032022.052022.072022.092022.112023.012023.032023.052023.072023.092023.112024.012024.032024.056K12K18K24K30K
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** Data based on those opting to upload their test results to and users enabling the opt-in anonymous statistics reporting while running benchmarks from an Internet-connected platform.
*** Test profile page view reporting began March 2021.
Data updated weekly as of 18 June 2024.

Revision History

pts/stressapptest-1.0.1   [View Source]   Wed, 04 Sep 2019 17:02:37 GMT
More accurate setting RAM to test type.

pts/stressapptest-1.0.0   [View Source]   Wed, 04 Sep 2019 17:01:05 GMT
Initial commit of pass/fail test of StressAppTest.

Performance Metrics

This test profile is too new - it does not have enough data available on yet to provide any detailed metrics.