Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 90.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive99.5% 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.
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
10 days ago, 10 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1280 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 07:29
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$324
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 408
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 435
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 614
MC Float 740
MC Mixed 685
101% 680 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$104
117GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 413
Mixed 410
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 85
4K Mixed 37.5
159% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 45.1
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 104
88% 121 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
908GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 177
Mixed 164
126% 168 MB/s
4K Read 1.21
4K Write 2.35
4K Mixed 0.35
133% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$185
2 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
70.1% Very good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 26.5
MC Mixed 20.3
70% 24.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 26.3
SC Mixed 22.3
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 108%
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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 12,550 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $182

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,297
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