Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics131% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Very high background CPU (46%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory7.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 22 '19 at 18:57
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 46%

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
82% Excellent
Memory 84.6
1-Core 135
2-Core 259
90% 159 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 692
71% 559 Pts
64-Core 679
46% 679 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 82%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
131% Outstanding
Lighting 453
Reflection 465
Parallax 528
119% 482 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 515
Splatting 260
132% 338 fps
Poor: 105%
This bench: 131%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$170
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,607
Write 8,656
Mixed 6,628
1,569% 6,964 MB/s
4K Read 441
4K Write 369
4K Mixed 384
1,356% 398 MB/s
DQ Read 1,533
DQ Write 1,686
DQ Mixed 1,540
1,178% 1,587 MB/s
Poor: 222% Great: 358%
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
394GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 90 331 320 261 124 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 76% Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
62% Good
MC Read 24.6
MC Write 20.8
MC Mixed 19.4
62% 21.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 19.8
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 72.5
55% 72.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 62%
Great: 117%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 4,492 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,251
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