Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics93.7% 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 Drive213% 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)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 15 '19 at 15:04
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$240
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
71.1% Very good
1-Core 122
2-Core 221
82% 172 Pts
4-Core 396
8-Core 625
65% 511 Pts
64-Core 640
43% 640 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.1
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Lighting 370
Reflection 362
Parallax 384
96% 372 fps
MRender 228
Gravity 364
Splatting 231
90% 274 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$350
237GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 860 808 799 801 776 803 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
213% Outstanding
Read 1,771
Write 1168
Mixed 748
SusWrite 808
250% 1,124 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 54.9
200% 73.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,070
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 405
380% 612 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 213%
Great: 281%
Kingston SHFS37A480G 480GB
118GB free
Firmware: 608ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 200 196 235 229 204 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 384
Write 299
Mixed 306
SusWrite 213
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 16.4
4K Mixed 23.1
78% 21.9 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 88.5
DQ Mixed 98.4
81% 119 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 66%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$83
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 181 178 182 175 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 167
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 179
109% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 107%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
63.3% Good
MC Read 23.1
MC Write 23.3
MC Mixed 19.5
63% 22 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 21.2
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 81%
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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 2,520 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: 69% - Good Total price: $870
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HDDRAMUSB
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