Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 152%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics221% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive121% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory26.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 01:54
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 128
104% 129 Pts
QC Int 471
QC Float 491
QC Mixed 494
110% 485 Pts
MC Int 652
MC Float 740
MC Mixed 706
105% 700 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,099
EVGA(3842 2382) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
221% Outstanding
Lighting 650
Reflection 605
Parallax 792
217% 682 fps
MRender 560
Gravity 642
Splatting 326
224% 510 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 221%
Great: 238%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$99
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 323 285 279 282 281 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 459
Write 450
Mixed 362
SusWrite 318
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 63.9
216% 77.2 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 121%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x16GB-$145
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
41.5% Average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 12
38% 13.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 15.2
SC Mixed 15
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 94%
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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 15,684 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $182

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $1,086
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