MemTest86 Technical Information

Help Improve MemTest86

Since MemTest86 v6, we have added support for allowing the user to select the language to use in MemTest86. Currently, the following languages are supported:

  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Italian
  • Czech
  • Catalan
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Japanese
  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • Chinese (Traditional)

If your language is not available for selection, or would like to generously provide translations for the benefit of other users, you may download the following string file that contains all the strings in the program.

MemTest86 localization string file

Please follow the instructions in the file on how to provide translations for the text. Any translated text we receive may be included in the next version of MemTest86, with appropriate credit given.


Hammer Test was implemented based on the research work performed and documented in Flipping Bits in Memory Without Accessing Them: An Experimental Study of DRAM Disturbance Errors by Yoongu Kim et al.

Special thanks to Simula eX³ project for providing high-end ARM64 systems for testing MemTest86 for ARM.

Translation work performed by Freelancer members: GauthierC (French), daufenbach (German), Kentaro Ide (Japanese), tomhu (Chinese).

Spanish translations provided by Gabriel Barrandeguy of GabakTech.

Portuguese translations provided by Siael Carvalho.

Czech translations provided by Michal Waclawik of ASUS Czech Service (ACZS).

Italian translations provided by Stefano Ronchi.

Catalan translations provided by Elvis Gallegos Trias.

Russian translations provided by Victor Lutz.

Polish translations provided by Stanisław Kępiński.

Chinese (Traditional) and Japanese translations provided by Nagisa.