Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 83.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics120% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 17:05
Run Duration91 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 33%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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-$314
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 124
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 375
QC Float 403
QC Mixed 400
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 600
MC Float 668
MC Mixed 588
93% 619 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$91
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Lighting 383
Reflection 352
Parallax 379
118% 371 fps
MRender 230
Gravity 375
Splatting 230
122% 278 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 120%
Great: 142%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HDN724030ALE640 3TB
2TB free
Firmware: MJ8OA5E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 146
Write 125
Mixed 143
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.2
83% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
56.7% Above average
MC Read 22.6
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 17.8
59% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 15.1
SC Mixed 15.1
40% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 79.3
50% 79.3 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 81%
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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 3,179 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,093
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