Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 96.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics132% 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 Drive223% 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
8 days ago, 8 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 22:19
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$359
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 491
QC Float 507
QC Mixed 480
112% 493 Pts
MC Int 670
MC Float 752
MC Mixed 708
106% 710 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$538
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 428
Reflection 396
Parallax 421
132% 415 fps
MRender 247
Gravity 404
Splatting 257
132% 303 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 132%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
455GB free
Firmware: CXY73H1Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
223% Outstanding
Read 2,142
Write 1,241
Mixed 1,251
341% 1,545 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 35.7
172% 66.3 MB/s
DQ Read 51.2
DQ Write 398
DQ Mixed 175
150% 208 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 223%
Great: 256%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$79
341GB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 149
Mixed 139
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.33
90% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 107%
Kingston DataTraveler R3.0 G2 USB 3.0 32GB-$22
14GB free, PID 16a2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
35.5% Below average
Read 145
Write 38.6
Mixed 35.9
72% 73.3 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 0.62
4K Mixed 0.66
108% 6.18 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
77.5% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 24
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 25.4
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 122%
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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 HERO Builds (Compare 11,409 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,335
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