Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 90.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics89.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 RANGER  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 27 '19 at 23:24
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Memory 97
1-Core 138
2-Core 276
97% 171 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 546
68% 508 Pts
64-Core 549
37% 549 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
Zotac(19DA 1396) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1611 MHz, MLim: 1995 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Lighting 364
Reflection 321
Parallax 394
96% 360 fps
MRender 220
Gravity 329
Splatting 230
89% 260 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
8GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,117
Write 426
Mixed 625
227% 1,056 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 45.8
228% 93.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,137
DQ Write 928
DQ Mixed 713
621% 926 MB/s
Poor: 149% Great: 235%
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB
706GB free
Firmware: ECFM12.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1591 1043 1055 1050 1034 1048 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
274% Outstanding
Read 1880
Write 2,054
Mixed 1,675
SusWrite 1,137
380% 1,687 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 68.2
239% 90.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,322
DQ Write 1,165
DQ Mixed 1,200
912% 1,229 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 274%
Great: 282%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
140GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 65 65 65 65 65 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
36.3% Below average
Read 61.5
Write 47.5
Mixed 40.5
SusWrite 64.8
40% 53.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
143% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 36.3%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$71
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3100 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 37.9
MC Write 39.9
MC Mixed 32.5
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.8
SC Write 43.8
SC Mixed 31
93% 32.5 GB/s
Latency 50.3
80% 50.3 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS VIII RANGER Builds (Compare 11,377 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $286

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,072
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