Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 85.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics76.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive255% 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.
Very high background CPU (93%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 07:00
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 93%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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 i5-6600K-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
SC Int 109
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 127
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 396
QC Float 443
QC Mixed 420
95% 420 Pts
MC Int 456
MC Float 507
MC Mixed 477
72% 480 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
76.5% Very good
Lighting 243
Reflection 206
Parallax 245
75% 231 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 218
Splatting 171
77% 180 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$169
427GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
255% Outstanding
Read 2,133
Write 1,399
Mixed 1,247
352% 1,593 MB/s
4K Read 53.9
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 53.5
215% 76.7 MB/s
DQ Read 478
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 29.4
126% 286 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 255%
Great: 260%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
931GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 193
Mixed 186
145% 193 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.25
104% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 113%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$157
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 34.1
105% 36.7 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 28.3
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 54.9
73% 54.9 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
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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 RANGER Builds (Compare 5,892 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $116

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,043
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AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $245AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $945SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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