Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics137% 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 Drive88% 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.
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 GENE  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160624
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 14:01
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
81% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 256
91% 193 Pts
4-Core 420
8-Core 645
68% 532 Pts
64-Core 657
44% 657 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 81%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
MSI(1462 3603) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 527
Reflection 471
Parallax 585
138% 528 fps
MRender 249
Gravity 533
Splatting 277
137% 353 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 137%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD7SB6S-128G-1006 128GB
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3511006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 157 168 165 168 172 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
88% Excellent
Read 476
Write 314
Mixed 213
SusWrite 167
65% 292 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 39.9
156% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 188
157% 230 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 88%
Great: 87%
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 250GB
74GB free
Firmware: RVT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 408 314 315 316 315 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 484
Mixed 460
SusWrite 357
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 49.6
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 66.2
226% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 364
274% 366 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 129%
Great: 127%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$10
26GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 40 32 13 13 13 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
36.5% Below average
Read 160
Write 36.3
Mixed 62
SusWrite 25.4
76% 70.8 MB/s
4K Read 7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1.9
159% 3.63 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 37.7
MC Mixed 28.7
96% 33.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 37.4
SC Mixed 31.4
84% 29.6 GB/s
Latency 51.1
78% 51.1 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 75%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 56%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $974
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