Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 87.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive126% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateOct 07 '19 at 22:39
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
87.1% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 244
88% 187 Pts
4-Core 490
8-Core 678
76% 584 Pts
64-Core 659
44% 659 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Gigabyte(1458 367C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
62.7% Good
Lighting 258
Reflection 221
Parallax 238
68% 239 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 227
Splatting 156
63% 184 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Pro 6000p NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$65
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HP01 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 354 110 141 80 202 120 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 888
Write 584
Mixed 563
SusWrite 168
122% 551 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 53.9
200% 79.3 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 549
DQ Mixed 90.7
160% 306 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 126%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$33
921GB free
Firmware: CC49
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 198 203 201 202 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 150
Mixed 85.8
SusWrite 201
115% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 113%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 28.6
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 40.1
SC Mixed 31.9
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 48.8
82% 48.8 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 108%
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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 FORMULA Builds (Compare 2,050 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,274
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