Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics162% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive119% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory57.9 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151110
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 04 '17 at 23:05
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 152
SC Mixed 148
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 553
QC Mixed 528
122% 537 Pts
MC Int 737
MC Float 829
MC Mixed 794
118% 787 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 107%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$520
MaxC: 1987 MHz, MaxM: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.66
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 641
Reflection 372
Parallax 416
164% 476 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 431
Splatting 260
129% 313 fps
Poor: 109%
This bench: 162%
Great: 145%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$212
229GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 442
Mixed 463
104% 466 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 56.2
182% 68.1 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 131
156% 273 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 119%
Great: 122%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$88
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Read 139
Write 146
Mixed 147
109% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.08
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.19
105% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 109%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
172GB free
Firmware: 2BA30003 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 96.1
Write 87.9
Mixed 86.4
68% 90.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.22
69% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C15 4x16GB-$530
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 32.8
106% 37.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 40.4
SC Mixed 32.3
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 54.3
74% 54.3 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 105%
Great: 143%
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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 EXTREME Builds (Compare 716 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $481

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,691
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