Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics148% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160325
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 02 '18 at 22:50
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Memory 97
1-Core 142
2-Core 276
98% 172 Pts
4-Core 508
8-Core 768
82% 638 Pts
64-Core 768
52% 768 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Asus(1043 85EB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
148% Outstanding
Lighting 189
Reflection 205
Parallax 180
156% 191 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 182
Splatting 123
80% 145 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 148%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$391
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,618
Write 1,201
Mixed 720
260% 1,180 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 53.8
213% 84.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,214
DQ Write 383
DQ Mixed 440
418% 679 MB/s
Poor: 145% Great: 279%
SanDisk Cruzer 32GB
26GB free, PID 5530
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.6 9.5 9.4 9.3 10 8 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
5.36% Terrible
Read 15
Write 2
Mixed 2.7
SusWrite 9.1
8% 7.2 MB/s
4K Read 5.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
19% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.36%
Great: 17%
SanDisk Extreme Pro USB 3.0 128GB-$60
27GB free, PID 5588
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 225 223 233 221 223 188 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 240
Write 208
Mixed 73
SusWrite 219
241% 185 MB/s
4K Read 11.7
4K Write 11.6
4K Mixed 8.5
727% 10.6 MB/s
DQ Read 12.7
DQ Write 12.5
DQ Mixed 10.7
836% 12 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 121%
Great: 122%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$89
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 39.5
MC Write 41.6
MC Mixed 33.5
109% 38.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 45.7
SC Mixed 32.3
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 50.2
80% 50.2 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 76%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,156
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