Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 87.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.83% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 RANGER  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 03 '19 at 11:21
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
1-Core 130
2-Core 251
90% 191 Pts
4-Core 487
8-Core 695
77% 591 Pts
64-Core 691
46% 691 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6373
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
6.83% Terrible
Lighting 25.1
Reflection 31.5
Parallax 27.1
7% 27.9 fps
MRender 26.1
Gravity 22.5
Splatting 38.3
7% 29 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.83%
Great: 7%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$50
886GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 05.00K05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 39 55 82 69 64 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
44.8% Average
Read 94.5
Write 84.2
Mixed 73.6
SusWrite 61
58% 78.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
156% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT4G4DFS8213.C8FAD1 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.7% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 23.5
76% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 24.3
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 64.5
62% 64.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 101%
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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 10,089 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $247

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,104
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