Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 87.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive63.8% 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151110
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 08:38
Run Duration96 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
87.1% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 119
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 416
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 435
97% 430 Pts
MC Int 588
MC Float 663
MC Mixed 636
94% 629 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX Titan-$1,088
Nvidia(10DE 1035) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 875 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
62% Good
Lighting 286
Reflection 122
Parallax 206
80% 205 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 120
Splatting 96.1
49% 115 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 62%
Great: 73%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Integral 480GB
192GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
63.8% Good
Read 361
Write 377
Mixed 376
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 59.1
4K Mixed 13.4
85% 32.2 MB/s
DQ Read 22.4
DQ Write 52
DQ Mixed 11.2
16% 28.5 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G4D26AFEA.16FAD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
84.6% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 32
MC Mixed 26.7
85% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 33.3
SC Mixed 26.2
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 97%
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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 1,004 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 - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,919
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