Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

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 (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 87.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive263% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 19 '19 at 17:23
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-$281
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
1-Core 142
2-Core 284
100% 213 Pts
4-Core 490
8-Core 749
79% 620 Pts
64-Core 758
51% 758 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$722
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 425.31
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 143
Reflection 142
Parallax 553
55% 279 fps
Gravity 504
Splatting 252
141% 378 fps
Poor: 89% Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 796 604 590 581 562 540 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
263% Outstanding
Read 2,137
Write 1656
Mixed 746
SusWrite 612
285% 1,288 MB/s
4K Read 46.6
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 73.9
265% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,343
DQ Write 1,280
DQ Mixed 857
768% 1160 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 263%
Great: 263%
Crucial BX100 500GB-$230
295GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 419 416 424 429 431 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 434
Mixed 344
SusWrite 423
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 45.8
166% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 208
177% 258 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 110%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$31
886GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 175 173 170 178 174 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 26.7
Mixed 71
SusWrite 176
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.8
139% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 103%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR32GX4M4D3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 36
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 31.3
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 44.2
SC Mixed 30.6
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 52.7
76% 52.7 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 101%
Great: 175%
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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 HERO Builds (Compare 18,432 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,173
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