Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics65.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 11 '18 at 04:29
Run Duration77 Seconds
Run User IRQ-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i5-6500-$211
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
75.1% Very good
SC Int 98.1
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 102
82% 103 Pts
QC Int 364
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 391
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 366
MC Float 418
MC Mixed 392
59% 392 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Asus Radeon RX 580
Asus(1043 0521) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1360 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.12
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
65.6% Good
Lighting 191
Reflection 177
Parallax 248
65% 205 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 179
Splatting 130
66% 153 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 74%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV300S37A240G 240GB
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.G
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,877
Write 7,699
Mixed 5,963
1,462% 6,513 MB/s
4K Read 374
4K Write 340
4K Mixed 350
1,196% 355 MB/s
DQ Read 1,926
DQ Write 1,483
DQ Mixed 1,606
1,228% 1,672 MB/s
Poor: 49% Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$150
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2187 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
77.6% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 25.8
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 22.1
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 75.3
53% 75.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 88%
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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 105%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,169
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