Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% 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 Drive247% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 06 '17 at 22:28
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 548
QC Float 565
QC Mixed 555
126% 556 Pts
MC Int 702
MC Float 799
MC Mixed 760
113% 754 Pts
Poor: 80%
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: 388.43
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 319
Reflection 302
Parallax 314
98% 312 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 290
Splatting 233
104% 243 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$130
209GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
247% Outstanding
Read 2,225
Write 1,117
Mixed 1,422
350% 1,588 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 42
183% 76.3 MB/s
DQ Read 808
DQ Write 773
DQ Mixed 136
282% 573 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 247%
Great: 255%
Hitachi HTS547564A9E384 640GB
233GB free
Firmware: A50A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
35.5% Below average
Read 59.8
Write 63.6
Mixed 60.7
46% 61.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.22
4K Mixed 0.2
66% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 50%
Seagate Constellation ES.3 2TB-$89
202GB free
Firmware: SN04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
56.5% Above average
Read 97.6
Write 99.1
Mixed 97.5
74% 98.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.57
143% 1.21 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 2.5" 160GB (2009)-$40
35GB free
Firmware: 1A11 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
32.5% Below average
Read 57.6
Write 55.1
Mixed 56.1
42% 56.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.42
101% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 32.5%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$193
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2700 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 35.1
MC Mixed 28.4
93% 32.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 38.5
SC Mixed 29.1
85% 29.7 GB/s
Latency 52.2
77% 52.2 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 106%
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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 746 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,801
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