Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics210% 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 Drive218% 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.
Run History
8 days ago, 1 day ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory53.7 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 11 '18 at 03:43
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 i7-6700-$319
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
76.1% Very good
SC Int 107
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 109
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 357
QC Float 332
QC Mixed 368
80% 352 Pts
MC Int 547
MC Float 630
MC Mixed 580
88% 586 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,000
Nvidia(10DE 12A4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.16
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
210% Outstanding
Lighting 592
Reflection 599
Parallax 771
203% 654 fps
MRender 520
Gravity 630
Splatting 315
215% 488 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 210%
Great: 233%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$328
212GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 731 705 718 738 719 729 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
218% Outstanding
Read 1,955
Write 1,166
Mixed 687
SusWrite 724
251% 1,133 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 55.6
207% 77.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,118
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 465
413% 643 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 218%
Great: 280%
Intel Raid 1 Volume 8TB
4.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 223 232 232 232 232 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 142
Write 125
Mixed 54.3
SusWrite 228
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1.1
238% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 106%
Great: 189%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 8TB
4TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 237 243 240 238 243 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
141% Outstanding
Read 253
Write 209
Mixed 99.7
SusWrite 239
146% 200 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 1.1
271% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 141%
Great: 220%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2800 C15 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71% Very good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 23.1
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 20.2
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 83.3
48% 83.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 71%
Great: 119%
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 HERO Builds (Compare 10,854 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,169
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $249Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD 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