Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics48.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive52% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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)
Memory6.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920x1080x4294967296 szín
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150824
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateOct 18 '19 at 20:17
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU1%

 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-$298
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
1-Core 142
2-Core 278
99% 210 Pts
4-Core 494
8-Core 730
79% 612 Pts
64-Core 719
48% 719 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
Gigabyte(1458 228F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
48.2% Average
Lighting 202
Reflection 160
Parallax 267
53% 210 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 175
Splatting 182
48% 161 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 49%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$58
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 600ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 62 78 73 78 65 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
52% Above average
Read 246
Write 123
Mixed 175
SusWrite 72
34% 154 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 16.9
116% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 70.6
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 90.5
70% 93.7 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 52%
Great: 72%
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
229GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 474 464 470 473 471 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 478
Write 468
Mixed 368
SusWrite 467
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 60.2
204% 75.8 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 127%
Great: 135%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
279GB free
Firmware: JP2OA50E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 102 105 104 104 103 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
60.9% Good
Read 108
Write 104
Mixed 61.7
SusWrite 104
69% 94.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 42.2
MC Mixed 33.5
111% 38.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 43.9
SC Mixed 33.4
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 49.3
81% 49.3 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 109%
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 HERO Builds (Compare 19,455 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,223
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