Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics99.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 07:05
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-$309
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 148
SC Mixed 145
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 545
QC Float 576
QC Mixed 541
126% 554 Pts
MC Int 723
MC Float 816
MC Mixed 782
116% 774 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 108%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.13
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Lighting 308
Reflection 295
Parallax 298
94% 300 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 288
Splatting 229
103% 240 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$165
206GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 140% Great: 255%
Hitachi HTS547564A9E384 640GB
230GB free
Firmware: JEDOA50A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
37.2% Below average
Read 64.7
Write 64.7
Mixed 62.4
48% 63.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.19
63% 0.61 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 49%
Seagate Constellation ES.3 2TB-$95
97GB free
Firmware: SN04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 90.6
Write 82.6
Mixed 87.6
66% 86.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.22
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.53
143% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 2.5" 160GB (2009)-$38
33GB free
Firmware: 11.01A11 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
25% Poor
Read 44.1
Write 42.6
Mixed 34.7
30% 40.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.37
94% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 25%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$184
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.6% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 22.9
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 23.6
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 105%
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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 EXTREME Builds (Compare 944 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,519
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HDDRAMUSB
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