Compatible Components (from 1,725 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 1,725 user systems.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA - $168

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,173

 User benchmarks for this motherboard (9 of 1,725)

Real-world benchmarks submit by owners of this motherboard.

Status
Game
Desk
Work
CPU
GPU
SSD
HDD
RAM
Price
USA-User, 21 hrs ago.Core i7-6700K, RTX 2080 Ti Good UFO - 158 134 98  94  228  240  -  77 $1,565
USA-User, 6 days ago.Core i5-6600K, RTX 2080 Ti Average UFO - 158 134 91  102  218  218  86  104 $1,456
USA-User, 11 months ago.Core i5-7600K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 149 154 102  114  185  307  -  107 $1,144
USA-User, 2 months ago.Core i5-7600K, GTX 1080-Ti Outstanding UFO - 146 165 105  113  173  359  -  112 $1,144
DEU-User, 10 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 144 145 105  102  180  278  95  97 $1,374
ARE-User, 10 months ago.Core i7-7700K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 143 134 102  101  186  213  101  67 $1,212
USA-User, 10 days ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 143 144 113  102  178  233  182  96 $1,175
USA-User, 9 days ago.Core i7-6700K, RTX 2080 Ti Average UFO - 143 87 75  82  213  78  88  40 $1,310
USA-User, 19 days ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 142 144 111  99  177  234  178  96 $1,175

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