Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 92.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics104% 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 Drive148% 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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161216
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateMay 19 '17 at 20:28
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 129
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 454
QC Float 462
QC Mixed 452
103% 456 Pts
MC Int 642
MC Float 736
MC Mixed 698
103% 692 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 326
Reflection 300
Parallax 321
100% 315 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 305
Splatting 235
106% 248 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 1TB-$260
931GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 57% Great: 97%
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$193
77GB free
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
148% Outstanding
Read 1,546
Write 545
Mixed 821
212% 970 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 27.1
165% 70.2 MB/s
DQ Read 34.6
DQ Write 169
DQ Mixed 27
43% 76.9 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 148%
Great: 175%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100V -63 1TB
642GB free
Firmware: AX001Q Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
56.5% Above average
Read 98.6
Write 98.3
Mixed 92.5
73% 96.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.23
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.13
52% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Avexir DDR4-2400 CL16 8GB 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
80.1% Excellent
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 30.6
MC Mixed 25.2
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 32.3
SC Mixed 25.2
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 119%
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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 HERO Builds (Compare 8,635 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,280
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