Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics189% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive278% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 17 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago, 16 months ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory29.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 02 '17 at 18:29
Run Duration260 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd 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 i7-6700K-$339
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 146
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 513
QC Float 545
QC Mixed 525
120% 527 Pts
MC Int 741
MC Float 833
MC Mixed 796
118% 790 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Titan X Pascal-$1,400
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 376.33
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
189% Outstanding
Lighting 621
Reflection 586
Parallax 695
200% 634 fps
MRender 300
Gravity 592
Splatting 339
181% 410 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 189%
Great: 183%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$590
103GB free
Firmware: 1B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
278% Outstanding
Read 2,383
Write 1,322
Mixed 1,599
390% 1,768 MB/s
4K Read 52.6
4K Write 200
4K Mixed 63.5
267% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 740
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 36
144% 334 MB/s
Poor: 151%
This bench: 278%
Great: 270%
OCZ Vector 256GB-$240
85GB free
Firmware: 3.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 500
Mixed 506
114% 509 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 42.7
167% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 110
151% 277 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 118%
Great: 115%
Intenso Micro Line 8GB
7GB free, PID 8005
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
8.42% Terrible
Read 25
Write 5.54
Mixed 8.23
13% 12.9 MB/s
4K Read 4.52
4K Write 0.82
4K Mixed 0.65
67% 2 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 8.42%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3733 C17 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
129% Outstanding
MC Read 48.3
MC Write 50.8
MC Mixed 38.6
131% 45.9 GB/s
SC Read 26.4
SC Write 53.9
SC Mixed 37.2
112% 39.2 GB/s
Latency 42.8
93% 42.8 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 129%
Great: 128%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 105%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $85

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $1,215
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