Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 79%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics13.3% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive30.3% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 RANGER  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150810
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateSep 11 '19 at 19:11
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-$285
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
79% Very good
1-Core 131
2-Core 260
92% 196 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 700
72% 569 Pts
64-Core 700
47% 700 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 79%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 250X
Sapphire(174B E214) 1GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1125 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
13.3% Very poor
Lighting 49.8
Reflection 43.7
Parallax 72.8
14% 55.4 fps
MRender 28.7
Gravity 45.9
Splatting 43.1
12% 39.2 fps
Poor: 10%
This bench: 13.3%
Great: 16%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$90
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 91 45 46 45 43 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
30.3% Below average
Read 415
Write 114
Mixed 180
SusWrite 63
42% 193 MB/s
4K Read 19
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 3.9
35% 8.47 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 30.3%
Great: 116%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
105GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 369 274 274 273 273 272 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 412
Write 295
Mixed 367
SusWrite 289
76% 341 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 47.1
168% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 32.2
DQ Write 206
DQ Mixed 90.7
78% 110 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 118%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
229GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 274 273 274 273 273 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
Read 412
Write 485
Mixed 428
SusWrite 294
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 47.1
168% 63.6 MB/s
DQ Read 32.2
DQ Write 157
DQ Mixed 113
82% 101 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 118%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2666 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
78.4% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 24.1
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 25.4
72% 25.2 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 105%
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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 RANGER Builds (Compare 8,050 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,092
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