Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics108% 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 Drive123% 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.
Very high background CPU (96%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII GENE  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170629
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 18 '19 at 18:01
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 96%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
77.1% Very good
1-Core 129
2-Core 209
82% 169 Pts
4-Core 434
8-Core 659
70% 547 Pts
64-Core 676
45% 676 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 2565 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 429
Reflection 405
Parallax 467
113% 434 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 416
Splatting 266
102% 310 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 379 301 301 304 297 293 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 488
Mixed 402
SusWrite 312
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 62.1
216% 76.9 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 362
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 123%
Great: 121%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$55
235GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 184 182 181 182 184 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 140
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 182
96% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2
362% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 105%
Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$83
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 208 201 202 204 205 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 202
Write 168
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 204
120% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$54
2TB free
Firmware: CC9D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 175 168 180 176 176 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Read 159
Write 116
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 173
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
133% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 115%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: 9300
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 117 116 111 110 115 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
65.9% Good
Read 116
Write 83.2
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 113
68% 92.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
179% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2666 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
88.8% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 34.3
MC Mixed 27.9
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 36.6
SC Mixed 28.1
76% 26.6 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 105%
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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 GENE Builds (Compare 2,527 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,048
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