Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics42% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive52.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151211
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 22:28
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700-$320
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
SC Int 105
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 112
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 377
QC Float 402
QC Mixed 404
89% 395 Pts
MC Int 551
MC Float 642
MC Mixed 616
90% 603 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
42% Average
Lighting 140
Reflection 118
Parallax 128
42% 129 fps
MRender 83
Gravity 124
Splatting 84.9
42% 97.2 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 42%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 85 95 101 94 97 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
52.4% Above average
Read 220
Write 121
Mixed 170
SusWrite 95.2
34% 152 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 77
4K Mixed 29.7
106% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 94.8
DQ Write 129
DQ Mixed 102
80% 109 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 71%
WD Green 2TB (2009)-$99
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 96 95 97 98 97 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 104
Write 101
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 96.2
64% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 59%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$38
465GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 123 125 125 126 125 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
69% Good
Read 116
Write 115
Mixed 69.5
SusWrite 125
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 69%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2187 MHz
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
67% Good
MC Read 26.3
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 20.1
68% 24 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 16.7
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS VIII RANGER Builds (Compare 6,180 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $926
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