Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 170%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 167%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics235% 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 Drive379% 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory23.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime2 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 21:24
Run Duration198 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i7-6700K-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
92% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 130
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 463
QC Mixed 444
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 655
MC Float 790
MC Mixed 733
108% 726 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 92%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,240
Nvidia(10DE 12A4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 3850 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
235% Outstanding
Lighting 717
Reflection 621
Parallax 740
224% 693 fps
MRender 575
Gravity 720
Splatting 356
243% 550 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 235%
Great: 232%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$348
574GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1947 1990 2051 2160 2180 2178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
379% Outstanding
Read 2,590
Write 2,271
Mixed 1,542
SusWrite 2,084
476% 2,122 MB/s
4K Read 58.4
4K Write 190
4K Mixed 85.8
299% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 1,337
DQ Write 1,165
DQ Mixed 1,221
923% 1,241 MB/s
Poor: 219%
This bench: 379%
Great: 418%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$80
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC9F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 191 190 195 191 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 206
Write 142
Mixed 83
SusWrite 192
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 114%
Great: 113%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 8TB
4TB free
Firmware: D781
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 143 145 145 146 147 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Read 110
Write 140
Mixed 109
SusWrite 144
93% 126 MB/s
4K Read 3
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 0.7
288% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3100 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 32.5
102% 35.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 41.7
SC Mixed 32.9
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%
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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 EXTREME Builds (Compare 1,064 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $459

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,814
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HDDRAMUSB
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