Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics171% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive114% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory58 GB free of 64 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160107
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateJul 23 '18 at 13:24
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
87% Excellent
SC Int 124
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 129
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 384
QC Float 433
QC Mixed 412
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 646
MC Float 715
MC Mixed 682
102% 681 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 87%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
171% Outstanding
Lighting 568
Reflection 539
Parallax 588
178% 565 fps
MRender 277
Gravity 549
Splatting 306
167% 377 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 171%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$249
348GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 440 431 405 394 399 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 450
Write 437
Mixed 348
SusWrite 420
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 50.9
174% 64.3 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 331
257% 352 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 114%
Great: 126%
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$399
448GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 478 464 445 436 438 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 486
Mixed 378
SusWrite 454
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 45.5
155% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 112%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 4x16GB-$530
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
97.4% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 30.4
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 39.9
SC Mixed 29.8
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 152%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA Builds (Compare 1,144 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,513
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $376Nvidia GTX 1070 $329Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $78
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $249Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $115
Intel Core i7-7700K $360AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $55Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $145SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback