Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics51.2% 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 Drive199% 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.
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.
Run History
9 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 14:10
Run Duration197 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 i5-6600K-$188
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 144
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 540
QC Float 597
QC Mixed 567
129% 568 Pts
MC Int 546
MC Float 593
MC Mixed 577
86% 572 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380X-$226
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
51.2% Above average
Lighting 156
Reflection 136
Parallax 195
52% 162 fps
MRender 111
Gravity 143
Splatting 92.3
50% 116 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$200
106GB free
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
199% Outstanding
Read 1,476
Write 840
Mixed 1,072
250% 1,129 MB/s
4K Read 50.4
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 49.5
226% 87.9 MB/s
DQ Read 653
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 184
213% 377 MB/s
Poor: 124%
This bench: 199%
Great: 218%
SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB-$199
2GB free
Firmware: X21200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 493
Mixed 473
110% 493 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 29.5
143% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 65
126% 254 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Seagate ST3640323AS 640GB-$63
545GB free
Firmware: SD13 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 99.6
Write 97.6
Mixed 87.4
71% 94.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.43
104% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 63%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$22
29GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Read 242
Write 35.5
Mixed 31.1
89% 103 MB/s
4K Read 12
4K Write 8.78
4K Mixed 4.76
505% 8.52 MB/s
DQ Read 13.1
DQ Write 11.4
DQ Mixed 5.06
609% 9.86 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
80% Very good
MC Read 29
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 26.2
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.3
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 68.1
59% 68.1 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 80%
Great: 87%
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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 3,731 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $138

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,113
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