Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 93.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics157% 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.
Boot Drive265% 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.
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 FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 20:13
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 448
QC Float 478
QC Mixed 461
105% 462 Pts
MC Int 636
MC Float 720
MC Mixed 694
102% 683 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$700
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
157% Outstanding
Lighting 501
Reflection 416
Parallax 546
160% 488 fps
MRender 392
Gravity 435
Splatting 232
155% 353 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 157%
Great: 169%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$350
323GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1424 1412 1418 1416 1150 909 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
265% Outstanding
Read 2,102
Write 1433
Mixed 800
SusWrite 1288
313% 1,406 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 51.6
222% 85.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,189
DQ Write 379
DQ Mixed 445
417% 671 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 265%
Great: 281%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB-$158
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
122% Outstanding
MC Read 46.6
MC Write 47.5
MC Mixed 35
123% 43 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 48.5
SC Mixed 36.3
104% 36.5 GB/s
Latency 41.6
96% 41.6 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 122%
Great: 120%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA Builds (Compare 1,567 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,238
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