Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics137% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive272% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 21 '19 at 16:07
Run Duration228 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-$299
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 256
91% 192 Pts
4-Core 469
8-Core 678
74% 573 Pts
64-Core 663
44% 663 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Gigabyte(1458 374C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 519
Reflection 502
Parallax 609
136% 543 fps
MRender 263
Gravity 530
Splatting 292
138% 361 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 137%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLB512HAJQ-000H1 512GB
283GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXA72H1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 896 631 632 626 621 624 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
272% Outstanding
Read 2,302
Write 1,913
Mixed 1,531
SusWrite 672
358% 1,604 MB/s
4K Read 53.3
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 84.3
268% 95.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,332
DQ Write 1,135
DQ Mixed 1,213
915% 1,227 MB/s
Poor: 134%
This bench: 272%
Great: 273%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
54GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 363 281 278 278 278 278 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 477
Mixed 400
SusWrite 292
93% 415 MB/s
4K Read 40.9
4K Write 98.6
4K Mixed 54.7
184% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 222
203% 310 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 111%
Great: 117%
Corsair Force GS 480GB-$419
283GB free
Firmware: 5.20
SusWrite @10s intervals: 262 218 227 235 224 222 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
69.6% Good
Read 465
Write 280
Mixed 288
SusWrite 231
70% 316 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 25.1
4K Mixed 28
96% 27.9 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 130
105% 152 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 70%
Enmotus T00 FuzeDrive 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 209 177 202 197 187 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 14% Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$129
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 39.2
MC Mixed 28.7
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 40.3
SC Mixed 31.5
90% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 50
80% 50 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
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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 20,395 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,211
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