Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics88.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive309% 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)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime3.8 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 19:07
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
1-Core 142
2-Core 259
96% 201 Pts
4-Core 447
8-Core 753
76% 600 Pts
64-Core 752
50% 752 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$480
Nvidia(10DE 1151) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1629 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Lighting 350
Reflection 327
Parallax 360
91% 346 fps
MRender 217
Gravity 334
Splatting 236
85% 262 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$430
312GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1258 1160 1188 1182 1174 1111 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
309% Outstanding
Read 2,104
Write 1,806
Mixed 757
SusWrite 1,179
326% 1,461 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 204
4K Mixed 76.9
288% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 1,547
DQ Write 1,383
DQ Mixed 1,264
1,003% 1,398 MB/s
Poor: 169%
This bench: 309%
Great: 295%
WD Gold 10TB (2016)-$372
5.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01H01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 177 182 178 180 181 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 212
Write 211
Mixed 99.5
SusWrite 178
128% 175 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 6.1
4K Mixed 1.1
289% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 112%
Great: 138%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB-$189
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 43.1
MC Write 43.4
MC Mixed 30.9
112% 39.1 GB/s
SC Read 24.7
SC Write 44.5
SC Mixed 34.1
98% 34.4 GB/s
Latency 43.3
92% 43.3 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 112%
Great: 121%
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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 2,622 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 - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $989
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