Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 81.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics19.6% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive33% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 16:48
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 i7-7700-$24
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 113
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 366
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 395
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 589
MC Float 670
MC Mixed 651
95% 637 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 650 Ti-$152
Asus(1043 8446) 2GB
CLim: 928 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
19.6% Very poor
Lighting 51.5
Reflection 41.5
Parallax 68
18% 53.7 fps
MRender 45.7
Gravity 63.7
Splatting 33.1
21% 47.5 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 19.6%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$120
33GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance (0th percentile)
33% Below average
Read 463
Write 66.3
Mixed 88.3
44% 206 MB/s
4K Read 5.72
4K Write 24.6
4K Mixed 3.39
26% 11.2 MB/s
DQ Read 92.1
DQ Write 40.4
DQ Mixed 15
25% 49.2 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 33%
Great: 96%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$57
651GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
73.9% Very good
Read 136
Write 122
Mixed 124
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 2.24
4K Mixed 0.48
122% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 75%
Seagate ST3360320AS 360GB-$34
73GB free
Firmware: 3.AAM Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
34.5% Below average
Read 58.2
Write 61.8
Mixed 64.6
46% 61.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.35
84% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$152
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3068 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
MC Read 35.4
MC Write 37.4
MC Mixed 27
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 21.7
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 57.1
70% 57.1 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 102%
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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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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,092
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