Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 93.1%, 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 Drive282% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 09:43
Run Duration104 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$324
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 132
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 467
QC Mixed 451
102% 450 Pts
MC Int 651
MC Float 750
MC Mixed 724
106% 708 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
Asus(1043 854B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 326
Reflection 296
Parallax 361
105% 328 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 298
Splatting 189
100% 230 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$202
287GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
282% Outstanding
Read 2,590
Write 1,280
Mixed 1,472
392% 1,781 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 49.3
218% 84.6 MB/s
DQ Read 933
DQ Write 624
DQ Mixed 285
346% 614 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 282%
Great: 277%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$41
533GB free
Firmware: MS2OA7L0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Read 153
Write 138
Mixed 147
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.81
4K Mixed 0.18
80% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$177
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 29.3
103% 36 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 44.6
SC Mixed 33.1
96% 33.6 GB/s
Latency 48.8
82% 48.8 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 103%
Great: 103%
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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 1,053 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $459

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,684
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HDDRAMUSB
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