Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 76.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics133% 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 Drive222% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateNov 27 '19 at 23:22
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
76.5% Very good
1-Core 123
2-Core 231
84% 177 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 629
65% 513 Pts
64-Core 638
43% 638 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 519
Reflection 458
Parallax 525
136% 501 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 515
Splatting 270
133% 344 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 133%
Great: 145%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$122
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 812 597 609 606 594 598 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 1,740
Write 1,593
Mixed 728
SusWrite 636
262% 1,174 MB/s
4K Read 51.1
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 54
219% 80.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,056
DQ Write 1048
DQ Mixed 813
677% 972 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 222%
Great: 258%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$210
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 107 109 107 106 108 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 110
Write 101
Mixed 66.3
SusWrite 107
70% 96 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 99%
Seagate Expansion 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0708
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 129 136 137 137 133 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
66.8% Good
Read 97.5
Write 121
Mixed 77
SusWrite 134
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.7
189% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 67%
Generic STORAGE DEVICE 8GB
4GB free, PID 0727
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.9 4 4.3 4.2 4 4.1 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
6.27% Terrible
Read 17.5
Write 0.7
Mixed 2.5
SusWrite 4.1
6% 6.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 1.4
84% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.27%
Great: 14%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$73
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
71.8% Very good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 23.2
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 26.2
SC Mixed 21.6
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 110%
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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 20,477 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,200
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