Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 98.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics128% 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 Drive82.1% 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)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 19:13
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 i7-7700K-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 139
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 490
QC Mixed 480
109% 481 Pts
MC Int 669
MC Float 776
MC Mixed 731
108% 725 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Gainward(10B0 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Lighting 414
Reflection 371
Parallax 397
126% 394 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 401
Splatting 245
129% 295 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 128%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial_CT1050MX300SSD1 1TB
616GB free
Firmware: MU04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
80.1% Excellent
Read 501
Write 334
Mixed 295
83% 376 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 66.2
4K Mixed 21
105% 38.5 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 26.4
66% 138 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 85%
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 1TB-$247
351GB free
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Read 483
Write 321
Mixed 252
78% 352 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 63.7
4K Mixed 26.8
107% 38.7 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 46.8
86% 177 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 86%
Crucial MX300 1TB-$240
254GB free
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 483
Write 301
Mixed 339
83% 374 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 64.8
4K Mixed 26.5
108% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 129
DQ Mixed 53.9
87% 174 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 86%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
851GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
73.5% Very good
Read 140
Write 116
Mixed 113
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.26
85% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 31.1
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 41.6
SC Mixed 30
89% 31.1 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 99.7%
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 GENE Builds (Compare 1,586 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,221
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