Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics171% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive83.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 20 '17 at 13:23
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 i7-7700K-$288
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 143
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 149
119% 148 Pts
QC Int 498
QC Float 538
QC Mixed 510
117% 515 Pts
MC Int 716
MC Float 846
MC Mixed 793
117% 785 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 105%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
Gigabyte(1458 376A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2862 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
171% Outstanding
Lighting 552
Reflection 533
Parallax 580
174% 555 fps
MRender 282
Gravity 554
Splatting 302
168% 380 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 171%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron_M600_MTFDDAK512MBF 512GB
407GB free
Firmware: MU04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 514
Write 400
Mixed 385
96% 433 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 17.2
124% 50.7 MB/s
DQ Read 31.3
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 17.1
29% 53.5 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 85%
Hitachi HDS724040ALE640 4TB-$255
3.5TB free
Firmware: MJAOA3B0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Read 153
Write 168
Mixed 161
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.12
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.25
113% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 94%
Hitachi HDS724040ALE640 4TB-$255
1TB free
Firmware: MJAOA3B0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 134
Write 132
Mixed 120
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 1.94
4K Mixed 0.25
103% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 37.4
MC Mixed 30.6
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 40
SC Mixed 28
85% 29.7 GB/s
Latency 55.3
72% 55.3 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 115%
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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 8,113 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $139

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,248
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