Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics110% 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 Drive74.4% 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
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 23:11
Run Duration271 Seconds
Run User KOR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$307
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 144
116% 144 Pts
QC Int 564
QC Float 586
QC Mixed 558
129% 569 Pts
MC Int 723
MC Float 819
MC Mixed 783
116% 775 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 110%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Asus(1043 850A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1636 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 517
Reflection 250
Parallax 307
136% 358 fps
MRender 193
Gravity 258
Splatting 176
90% 209 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 110%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$96
374GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Read 489
Write 341
Mixed 339
86% 390 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 15.2
109% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 91.1
DQ Mixed 15.2
24% 44.7 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 100%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
722GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 101
Write 113
Mixed 117
83% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2.17
4K Mixed 0.28
106% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
308GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 114
Write 106
Mixed 108
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.93
4K Mixed 0.23
83% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
301GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
56.5% Above average
Read 103
Write 94.1
Mixed 121
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.18
81% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 86%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
255GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
48.9% Average
Read 85.4
Write 84.6
Mixed 86.5
64% 85.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.89
4K Write 2.37
4K Mixed 0.21
105% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 82%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
231GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 142
Write 105
Mixed 103
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.22
89% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 82%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
205GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
64.8% Good
Read 108
Write 118
Mixed 102
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.24
90% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 82%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
2TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
30.2% Below average
Read 79.1
Write 75.6
Mixed 44.9
82% 66.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.69
4K Mixed 0.11
28% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 30.2%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3600 C17 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
120% Outstanding
MC Read 44.2
MC Write 45.8
MC Mixed 37.4
121% 42.5 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 50.2
SC Mixed 36.4
106% 37.1 GB/s
Latency 45.5
88% 45.5 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 120%
Great: 123%
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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 1,482 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,274
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