Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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 (82nd 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-$293
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 142
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 463
QC Float 517
QC Mixed 490
111% 490 Pts
MC Int 678
MC Float 802
MC Mixed 758
111% 746 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 100%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 425.31
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 143
Reflection 142
Parallax 553
90% 279 fps
Gravity 504
Splatting 252
172% 378 fps
Poor: 61% Great: 176%
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 (96th 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: 151%
This bench: 263%
Great: 259%
Crucial BX100 500GB-$240
295GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 419 416 424 429 431 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th 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: 62%
This bench: 110%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
886GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 175 173 170 178 174 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th 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: 40%
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 (45th 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: 172%
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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 HERO Builds (Compare 15,624 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $182

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,192
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