Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics134% 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.
Boot Drive173% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 30 '19 at 07:09
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$282
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Memory 96.8
1-Core 114
2-Core 278
92% 163 Pts
4-Core 542
8-Core 743
84% 642 Pts
64-Core 742
50% 742 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4001 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Lighting 544
Reflection 435
Parallax 535
143% 505 fps
MRender 446
Gravity 461
Splatting 263
135% 390 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 134%
Great: 135%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$109
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM05.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 951 402 971 931 803 929 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Read 786
Write 907
Mixed 568
SusWrite 831
174% 773 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 49.6
190% 73.9 MB/s
DQ Read 852
DQ Write 601
DQ Mixed 579
472% 677 MB/s
Poor: 101%
This bench: 173%
Great: 200%
Seagate Constellation ES.3 2TB-$46
42GB free
Firmware: SN04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 90 91 90 91 90 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
49.2% Average
Read 81.1
Write 84
Mixed 76.1
SusWrite 89.9
61% 82.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
168% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$38
51GB free
Firmware: 17.01H17
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 71 73 73 73 72 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
43.7% Average
Read 80.2
Write 77
Mixed 53
SusWrite 71.9
52% 70.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
149% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 71%
Hitachi HTS547564A9E384 640GB
171GB free
Firmware: JEDOA50A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 77 77 77 77 77 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
44% Average
Read 77.2
Write 66.7
Mixed 40.5
SusWrite 76.1
48% 65.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
99% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 44%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$100
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 32.5
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 42.3
SC Mixed 31
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 51.1
78% 51.1 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 104%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME Builds (Compare 1,927 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $481

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,765
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