Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 96.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics48.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive107% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII GENE  (all builds)
Memory26.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151001
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 21:09
Run Duration229 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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-$358
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 132
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 511
QC Mixed 484
108% 475 Pts
MC Int 651
MC Float 734
MC Mixed 691
103% 692 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Asus(1043 8465) 2GB
CLim: 1215 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
48.1% Average
Lighting 127
Reflection 102
Parallax 169
44% 133 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 151
Splatting 83.9
51% 116 fps
Poor: 42%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$135
279GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 401
Mixed 410
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 40.9
174% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 150
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 28.4
72% 148 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 107%
Great: 116%
Ocz-vertex2 3.5 120GB
2GB free
Firmware: 1.22 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
30.7% Below average
Read 158
Write 41.8
Mixed 64.4
19% 88.2 MB/s
4K Read 14.4
4K Write 66.8
4K Mixed 6.72
66% 29.3 MB/s
DQ Read 65.3
DQ Write 80.5
DQ Mixed 4.87
23% 50.2 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 48%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 8TB
6.5TB free
Firmware: D781
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
23.1% Poor
Read 38.9
Write 39
Mixed 32.8
28% 36.9 MB/s
4K Read 4.31
4K Write 4.52
4K Mixed 0.53
322% 3.12 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 23.1%
Great: 91%
Samsung Spinpoint F2 1TB-$59
992GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 62.7
Write 70.9
Mixed 86.8
56% 73.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.34
80% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 59%
WD WD6000HLHX-01JJPV0 600GB
54GB free
Firmware: 04.05G04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 10000 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
68% Good
Read 130
Write 107
Mixed 111
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 2.96
4K Mixed 0.56
155% 1.48 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 68%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 4x8GB-$326
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.1% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 23.5
74% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 23.9
65% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 69.6
58% 69.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 87%
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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 1,529 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,254
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