Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 74.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics42.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive279% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Very high background CPU (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory26.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 11 '18 at 21:17
Run Duration242 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 (40th percentile)
74.5% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 348
QC Float 379
QC Mixed 362
82% 363 Pts
MC Int 565
MC Float 626
MC Mixed 569
88% 587 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Zotac(19DA 1375) 2GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
42.2% Average
Lighting 139
Reflection 117
Parallax 130
42% 129 fps
MRender 83.6
Gravity 125
Splatting 84.4
42% 97.6 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
273GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1440 1047 622 624 624 625 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
279% Outstanding
Read 2,289
Write 1,874
Mixed 1,372
SusWrite 830
355% 1,592 MB/s
4K Read 62.1
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 82.2
280% 98.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,269
DQ Write 982
DQ Mixed 1,090
825% 1,114 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 279%
Great: 318%
OCZ Trion 100 480GB-$139
447GB free
Firmware: SAFM11.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 264 151 145 134 130 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Read 498
Write 443
Mixed 363
SusWrite 159
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 95
4K Mixed 39.5
146% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 340
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 190
182% 286 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 77%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$180
5.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 165 165 165 167 166 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 157
Mixed 104
SusWrite 165
112% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
209% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 99%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 121 121 124 124 122 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 127
Write 114
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 122
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 87%
WD Elements 1.5TB
693GB free, PID 1021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 37 37 38 37 37 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
19.7% Very poor
Read 35
Write 33.8
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 36.7
46% 33.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
94% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 19.7%
Great: 22%
WD My Passport 0820 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 101 101 101 102 104 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
41.8% Average
Read 93.7
Write 94.8
Mixed 51.3
SusWrite 102
115% 85.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
97% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 4x8GB-$280
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
MC Read 29
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 26.3
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 30.2
SC Mixed 23.6
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII RANGER Builds (Compare 4,830 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $982
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