Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 98.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics111% 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 Drive73.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 06 '19 at 17:35
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 505
QC Float 543
QC Mixed 482
116% 510 Pts
MC Int 689
MC Float 770
MC Mixed 744
110% 734 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$480
CLim: 1627 MHz, MLim: 1899 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 356
Reflection 319
Parallax 388
114% 354 fps
MRender 213
Gravity 323
Splatting 224
110% 253 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 111%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$70
121GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 104 126 139 140 135 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 342
Write 208
Mixed 241
SusWrite 125
51% 229 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 38.2
143% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 164
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 163
130% 179 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
582GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 116 116 117 117 117 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
68.7% Good
Read 123
Write 78.3
Mixed 76.8
SusWrite 117
73% 98.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$62
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 39.6
MC Write 42.3
MC Mixed 34.4
111% 38.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 33.1
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 50.2
80% 50.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 109%
Great: 89%
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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 16,675 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,189
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