Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics99.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory7.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160107
Uptime8.9 Days
Run DateNov 13 '17 at 00:06
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 451
QC Float 497
QC Mixed 487
108% 478 Pts
MC Int 688
MC Float 776
MC Mixed 732
109% 732 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.0
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Lighting 303
Reflection 294
Parallax 338
98% 312 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 288
Splatting 227
101% 235 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
282GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
82% Excellent
Read 489
Write 271
Mixed 274
76% 345 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 66.9
4K Mixed 29.3
136% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 42
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 59.6
62% 96.8 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82%
Great: 90%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
33GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
62.7% Good
Read 444
Write 113
Mixed 141
50% 233 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 16.2
118% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 69.1
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 9.86
31% 65.3 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 64%
PNY CS1311 480GB-$167
28GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 518
Write 352
Mixed 352
90% 407 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 10.5
105% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 34.4
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 11
45% 93.7 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$49
1TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 160
Mixed 161
130% 174 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.24
71% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$155
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3112 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
MC Read 35.3
MC Write 37
MC Mixed 30.9
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 36.6
SC Mixed 30.2
84% 29.5 GB/s
Latency 51.8
77% 51.8 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 104%
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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 FORMULA Builds (Compare 991 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,320
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