Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
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 83.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics134% 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 Drive79.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160128
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '20 at 10:48
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 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 above expectations (72nd percentile)
83.8% Excellent
1-Core 128
2-Core 257
90% 192 Pts
4-Core 453
8-Core 694
73% 573 Pts
64-Core 702
47% 702 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$800
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
134% Outstanding
Lighting 513
Reflection 495
Parallax 555
135% 521 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 518
Splatting 279
134% 350 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 134%
Great: 145%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Series 500GB
370GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT07B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 252 261 274 274 268 275 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
79.5% Very good
Read 465
Write 277
Mixed 174
SusWrite 267
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 62.2
4K Mixed 26.5
108% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 63.8
101% 198 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 95%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$100
690GB free
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 432 442 439 424 420 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 455
Mixed 422
SusWrite 425
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 83.6
4K Mixed 51.4
170% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 304
244% 343 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 115%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$37
676GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 185 188 189 186 188 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 143
Mixed 83.6
SusWrite 187
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
162% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 104%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 32GB
21GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.9 8.9 8.4 8.5 8.9 8.4 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
5.67% Terrible
Read 21.7
Write 9
Mixed 10.7
SusWrite 8
15% 12.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 1.4
60% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 5.67%
Great: 18%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.1% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 24.4
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 25.4
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 106%
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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 21,904 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,206
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HDDRAMUSB
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