Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive303% 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 GENE  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 21:34
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$285
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
77.9% Very good
1-Core 142
2-Core 266
97% 204 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 667
70% 548 Pts
64-Core 739
50% 739 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$405
307GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1274 1024 972 929 887 833 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
303% Outstanding
Read 2,199
Write 1,749
Mixed 750
SusWrite 986
316% 1,421 MB/s
4K Read 54.6
4K Write 203
4K Mixed 78.6
291% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,597
DQ Write 1,375
DQ Mixed 1,168
962% 1,380 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 303%
Great: 298%
WD Gold 10TB (2016)-$372
5.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01H01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 175 180 179 177 178 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 216
Write 215
Mixed 105
SusWrite 177
131% 178 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 1.2
277% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 113%
Great: 138%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB-$177
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 42.7
MC Write 43.2
MC Mixed 31.4
112% 39.1 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 43.7
SC Mixed 34.1
97% 34 GB/s
Latency 43.7
92% 43.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 111%
Great: 122%
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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 GENE Builds (Compare 2,455 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $185

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,025
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