Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics123% 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 Drive114% 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 FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory24.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160325
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJun 12 '19 at 02:34
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th 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-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
69.2% Good
1-Core 92.8
2-Core 230
73% 161 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 555
62% 478 Pts
64-Core 618
41% 618 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Lighting 479
Reflection 469
Parallax 587
128% 512 fps
MRender 243
Gravity 497
Splatting 274
115% 338 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 123%
Great: 141%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba OCZ RD400 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$271
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57CZ4102 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 334 203 246 134 57 88 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 283
Write 433
Mixed 914
SusWrite 177
103% 452 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 55.1
167% 64.1 MB/s
DQ Read 974
DQ Write 766
DQ Mixed 584
515% 775 MB/s
Poor: 113%
This bench: 114%
Great: 256%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
70.9% Very good
MC Read 24.9
MC Write 27.1
MC Mixed 22.8
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 23
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 132%
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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 1,913 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

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