Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 144%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics86.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive345% 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 HERO  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 08 '19 at 18:10
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
1-Core 134
2-Core 261
93% 198 Pts
4-Core 528
8-Core 710
81% 619 Pts
64-Core 719
48% 719 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$399
EVGA(3842 6573) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 2152 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Lighting 340
Reflection 322
Parallax 340
89% 334 fps
MRender 222
Gravity 318
Splatting 254
87% 265 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
392GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1596 1633 1674 1712 1731 1698 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
345% Outstanding
Read 2,518
Write 1,813
Mixed 914
SusWrite 1,674
386% 1,730 MB/s
4K Read 55.8
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 79.3
284% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,307
DQ Write 1,127
DQ Mixed 1,127
869% 1,187 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 345%
Great: 349%
HyperX Savage 240GB-$120
168GB free
Firmware: 00.Y
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 473 483 494 492 494 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 394
Write 501
Mixed 347
SusWrite 485
98% 432 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 43
164% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 68.5
131% 260 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 111%
Great: 111%
Hitachi HTS545050A7E380 500GB
278GB free
Firmware: A6C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 92 96 96 96 95 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
50.3% Above average
Read 82.2
Write 83
Mixed 21.2
SusWrite 93.4
51% 69.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.3
57% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$87
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 37.3
MC Write 38.9
MC Mixed 31.2
102% 35.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 42.4
SC Mixed 30.5
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 102%
Great: 114%
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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 21,650 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,209
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