Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 87.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics161% 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 Drive70.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 01:36
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$342
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
SC Int 127
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 129
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 390
QC Float 411
QC Mixed 410
92% 404 Pts
MC Int 653
MC Float 750
MC Mixed 715
106% 706 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$675
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2775 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
161% Outstanding
Lighting 503
Reflection 506
Parallax 538
160% 516 fps
MRender 280
Gravity 527
Splatting 288
161% 365 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 161%
Great: 175%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$110
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 502
Write 389
Mixed 383
94% 425 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 43
4K Mixed 13.8
84% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 29.2
DQ Write 81.2
DQ Mixed 14.9
23% 41.8 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 183
Mixed 181
143% 190 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.56
4K Mixed 0.25
89% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3400 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3403 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 40.9
MC Write 42.8
MC Mixed 34.9
113% 39.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 43.6
SC Mixed 30.8
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 54.5
73% 54.5 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 110%
Great: 120%
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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 14,049 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 - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,210
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $86
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i5-8600K $260AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $135
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $150SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $899SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $33Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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