Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 92.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics108% 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 Drive71.8% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII GENE  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150821
Uptime27.1 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 07:07
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 424
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 454
103% 453 Pts
MC Int 628
MC Float 705
MC Mixed 678
100% 670 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 346
Reflection 319
Parallax 330
105% 332 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 316
Splatting 245
109% 254 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 240GB-$70
132GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 502
Write 319
Mixed 359
87% 393 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 71
4K Mixed 10.3
78% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 146
DQ Mixed 48
83% 167 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
406GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
79.6% Very good
Read 144
Write 134
Mixed 132
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 2.42
4K Mixed 0.23
99% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 104%
Hitachi HDS721616PLA380 160GB-$40
40GB free
Firmware: P22OAB3A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
25.5% Poor
Read 48.9
Write 40
Mixed 46.5
34% 45.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.27
4K Write 0.78
4K Mixed 0.28
57% 0.44 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 25.5%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.1% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 23.5
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 29.3
SC Mixed 24.3
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 88%
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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 GENE Builds (Compare 1,140 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,157
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