Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 95.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics96% 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 Drive120% 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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII GENE  (all builds)
Memory14.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 12:54
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$342
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 477
QC Float 492
QC Mixed 480
109% 483 Pts
MC Int 640
MC Float 740
MC Mixed 701
104% 693 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Lighting 302
Reflection 281
Parallax 343
98% 308 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 282
Splatting 179
94% 217 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 96%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$84
166GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 304 304 305 303 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 490
Mixed 409
SusWrite 322
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 45.7
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 61.1
207% 73 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 356
269% 361 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 120%
Great: 123%
Adata Premier Pro SP900 128GB-$40
29GB free
Firmware: 5.8.2a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 145 144 146 142 140 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 424
Write 164
Mixed 213
SusWrite 142
52% 236 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 45.4
163% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 194
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 163
125% 171 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 81%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$68
38GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 99 98 100 100 100 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
54.8% Above average
Read 91.9
Write 91.6
Mixed 49
SusWrite 99.3
61% 82.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.4
84% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 56%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
299GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 130 131 131 131 131 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Read 178
Write 160
Mixed 105
SusWrite 131
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.2
251% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$145
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
MC Read 32.5
MC Write 32.9
MC Mixed 24.3
85% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 27.6
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 57.1
70% 57.1 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 95%
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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 1,861 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,074
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