Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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. 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 75.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics83.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 09:03
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6600K-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
75.3% Very good
1-Core 116
2-Core 230
82% 173 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 467
65% 474 Pts
64-Core 480
32% 480 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$409
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Lighting 332
Reflection 306
Parallax 322
85% 320 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 308
Splatting 233
80% 250 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 480GB-$110
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 301 233 133 151 23 164 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
87.1% Excellent
Read 469
Write 431
Mixed 324
SusWrite 168
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 37.5
147% 58.7 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 139
147% 244 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 90%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$53
917GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 164 165 168 169 167 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 147
Mixed 86.7
SusWrite 166
109% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 1x8GB-$38
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
42.8% Average
MC Read 14.9
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 12.9
41% 14.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 12.8
37% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 48%
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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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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $140Nvidia GTX 1660 $220Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $80
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Intel Core i7-9700K $348Nvidia RTX 2060 $330Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $219
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $78SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $618SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $83SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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