Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 81.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics79% 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 Drive83.4% 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 GENE  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 13 '19 at 04:32
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
1-Core 142
2-Core 221
89% 182 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 705
69% 554 Pts
64-Core 711
48% 711 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$480
MSI(1462 3235) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
79% Very good
Lighting 306
Reflection 289
Parallax 321
80% 305 fps
MRender 195
Gravity 292
Splatting 207
79% 231 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 79%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 480GB-$160
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 132 291 151 244 249 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 503
Write 74
Mixed 393
SusWrite 240
67% 302 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 72.2
4K Mixed 43.5
144% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 35.4
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 53.6
50% 73.3 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 97%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
577GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 172 171 173 173 174 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 107
Mixed 85.3
SusWrite 173
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 96%
Great: 114%
Fujitsu MHY2250BH 250GB-$29
232GB free
Firmware: 890B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 51 52 52 52 52 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
29.4% Poor
Read 50.2
Write 49.7
Mixed 32.3
SusWrite 52
34% 46 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
97% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 30%
WD Blue 2.5" 500GB-$31
465GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 106 106 105 107 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 97.7
Write 101
Mixed 54.3
SusWrite 106
66% 89.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$299
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2473 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
82% Excellent
MC Read 30
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 27
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 34.5
SC Mixed 27.5
78% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 227
18% 227 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 82%
Great: 94%
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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 GENE Builds (Compare 2,927 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $960
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