Compatible Components (from 2,101 PCs)

Popular components in PC builds with the Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA Motherboard.

Best Build (Edit with custom PC builder) Based on the most popular components from 2,101 user systems.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,232

 User benchmarks for this motherboard (9 of 2,101)

Real-world benchmarks submit by owners of this motherboard.

Status
Game
Desk
Work
CPU
GPU
SSD
HDD
RAM
Price
USA-User, 2 months ago.Core i7-6700K, RTX 2080 Ti Very good UFO - 167 145 118  106  233  247  75  109 $2,027
USA-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-6700K, RTX 2080 Ti Good UFO - 158 134 98  94  228  240  -  77 $1,871
USA-User, 3 months ago.Core i5-6600K, RTX 2080 Ti Above average UFO - 158 134 91  102  218  218  86  104 $1,672
USA-User, 25 days ago.Core i7-6700K, RTX 2080 Ti Average UFO - 157 150 107  87  214  338  78  106 $1,848
USA-User, 1 month ago.Core i7-6700K, RTX 2080 Ti Average UFO - 156 142 105  92  214  315  -  63 $1,695
USA-User, 2 months ago.Core i7-6700K, RTX 2080 Ti Good UFO - 152 116 94  89  218  194  -  103 $1,957
USA-User, 22 days ago.Core i7-6700K, RTX 2080 Ti Good UFO - 150 110 92  96  214  119  70  77 $1,709
USA-User, 14 months ago.Core i5-7600K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 149 154 102  114  185  307  -  107 $1,116
USA-User, 2 months ago.Core i7-6700K, RTX 2080 Ti Average UFO - 149 112 87  83  214  189  72  72 $1,957

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Intel Core i7-8700K $360Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
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