Compatible Components (from 1,638 PCs)

Popular components in PC builds with the Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA Motherboard.

Best Build (Edit with custom PC builder) Based on the most popular components from 1,638 user systems.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA - $261

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,446

 User benchmarks for this motherboard (9 of 1,638)

Real-world benchmarks submit by owners of this motherboard.

Status
Game
Desk
Work
CPU
GPU
SSD
HDD
RAM
Price
BEL-User, 14 months ago.Core i7-6700K, Titan X Pascal Very good UFO - 149 133 107  105  198  209  71  90 $2,409
USA-User, 2 months ago.Core i5-7600K, GTX 1080 Ti Excellent UFO - 149 154 102  114  185  307  -  107 $1,543
DEU-User, 1 month ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Good UFO - 144 145 105  102  180  278  95  97 $1,800
ARE-User, 2 month ago.Core i7-7700K, GTX 1080 Ti Very good UFO - 143 134 102  101  186  213  101  67 $1,474
ROU-User, 1 month ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Good UFO - 141 134 99  92  184  250  94  77 $1,914
CAN-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-7700K, GTX 1080 Ti Good UFO - 140 142 100  95  179  269  51  96 $1,649
DEU-User, 17 days ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Good UFO - 140 130 97  98  179  255  -  77 $1,916
USA-User, 24 days ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Very good UFO - 139 123 98  103  179  168  103  95 $1,880
CAN-User, 4 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Very good UFO - 139 125 96  101  176  195  114  75 $1,650

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