Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 78.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics79% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive116% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII GENE  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160325
Uptime5.3 Days
Run DateJun 02 '19 at 05:04
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-$298
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
78.4% Very good
1-Core 124
2-Core 229
84% 177 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 649
68% 533 Pts
64-Core 655
44% 655 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
79% Very good
Lighting 306
Reflection 285
Parallax 300
80% 297 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 290
Splatting 218
79% 237 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 79%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$300
137GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 429 437 409 416 421 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 474
Mixed 370
SusWrite 425
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 49.1
178% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 192
185% 293 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 116%
Great: 118%
Kingston DT 100 G2 8GB
7GB free, PID 1653
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.9 4.5 6.4 6.7 6.4 6.8 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
7.08% Terrible
Read 24.5
Write 6.5
Mixed 5.7
SusWrite 5.9
11% 10.7 MB/s
4K Read 9.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
35% 3.17 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 7.08%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
MC Read 33.5
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 31.2
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 30.2
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 53.5
75% 53.5 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 104%
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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 2,682 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,036
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