Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics47.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive92.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMay 26 '19 at 18:04
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
77.8% Very good
Memory 84.7
1-Core 117
2-Core 202
80% 135 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 558
61% 470 Pts
64-Core 540
36% 540 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,180
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
47.6% Average
Lighting 163
Reflection 511
Parallax 163
43% 279 fps
MRender 163
Gravity 163
Splatting 163
48% 163 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 196%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 278 96 89 92 92 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 450
Mixed 362
SusWrite 175
83% 369 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 97.7
4K Mixed 48.9
173% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 40.4
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 55
83% 146 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 133%
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
23GB free
Firmware: SBFK10D7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 62 128 65 87 23 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 345
Write 218
Mixed 274
SusWrite 81.9
51% 230 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 66.6
4K Mixed 32
120% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 159
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 32.9
71% 143 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 90%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
62GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 281 106 108 113 106 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 486
Write 472
Mixed 391
SusWrite 189
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 98.6
4K Mixed 57.2
186% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 57.9
123% 252 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 105%
Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
70% Good
MC Read 24.8
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 22.3
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 25.1
SC Mixed 22.2
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70%
Great: 110%
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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 FORMULA Builds (Compare 2,321 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
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Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,230
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