Compatible Components (from 1,926 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 1,926 user systems.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA - $189

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,413

 User benchmarks for this motherboard (9 of 1,926)

Real-world benchmarks submit by owners of this motherboard.

Status
Game
Desk
Work
CPU
GPU
SSD
HDD
RAM
Price
BEL-User, 17 months ago.Core i7-6700K, Titan X Pascal Very good UFO - 149 133 107  105  198  209  71  90 $2,396
USA-User, 5 months ago.Core i5-7600K, GTX 1080-Ti Excellent UFO - 149 154 102  114  185  307  -  107 $1,515
DEU-User, 4 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 144 145 105  102  180  278  95  97 $1,772
ARE-User, 5 months ago.Core i7-7700K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 143 134 102  101  186  213  101  67 $1,442
ROU-User, 4 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Good UFO - 141 134 99  92  184  250  94  77 $1,945
CAN-User, 6 months ago.Core i7-7700K, GTX 1080-Ti Good UFO - 140 142 100  95  179  269  51  96 $1,581
DEU-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 140 130 97  98  179  255  -  77 $1,933
USA-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 139 123 98  103  179  168  103  95 $2,132
USA-User, 1 month ago.Core i5-6600K, GTX 1080-Ti Excellent UFO - 139 136 86  100  174  239  106  109 $2,105

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