Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 80.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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 Drive84.9% 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 HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 21 '19 at 15:47
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 (48th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
1-Core 130
2-Core 257
91% 193 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 664
69% 540 Pts
64-Core 667
45% 667 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 368
Reflection 299
Parallax 385
97% 351 fps
MRender 358
Gravity 358
Splatting 222
106% 313 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 512GB-$500
359GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 380 381 381 383 383 384 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Read 484
Write 385
Mixed 276
SusWrite 382
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 73.2
4K Mixed 28.5
109% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 155
126% 184 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 85%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$85
227GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 132 125 133 133 126 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 116
Write 98
Mixed 102
SusWrite 125
82% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 85%
WD Green 2TB (2009)-$93
1.5TB free
Firmware: 04.05G04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 92 92 92 92 92 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
50.5% Above average
Read 83.5
Write 92.2
Mixed 65.2
SusWrite 92
61% 83.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
GEIL CL16-16-16 D4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71.9% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 20.3
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 22
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 61.1
66% 61.1 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 106%
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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 HERO Builds (Compare 20,465 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,200
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