Asus MAXIMUS VIII IMPACT

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII IMPACT  (all builds)
Memory1.9 GB free of 4 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 18:22
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th 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 i5-6600-$199
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
79.1% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 119
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 391
QC Float 455
QC Mixed 391
93% 412 Pts
MC Int 410
MC Float 462
MC Mixed 431
65% 434 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
856GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 62 58 65 65 29 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
48.9% Average
Read 115
Write 118
Mixed 62.5
SusWrite 55.6
65% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 109%
Generic Flash Disk 8GB
4GB free, PID 6998
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.9 4.7 3.3 4.2 4.7 4.6 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
2.48% Terrible
Read 7.2
Write 4.5
Mixed 4.2
SusWrite 4.2
6% 5.02 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
8% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.48%
Great: 5%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TM448UD041FMU-NUK0C0 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
44.3% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 16.2
MC Mixed 12.4
43% 15.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 14.4
SC Mixed 12.4
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 44%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 106%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII IMPACT

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $1,059
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