Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics39.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive110% 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.
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)
Memory26.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 21 '20 at 11:14
Run Duration176 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Memory 94.3
1-Core 151
2-Core 293
101% 179 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 740
78% 610 Pts
64-Core 745
50% 745 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Asus(1043 8593) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2151 MHz, MLim: 2575 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
39.7% Below average
Lighting 47.5
Reflection 55
Parallax 44.7
38% 49.1 fps
MRender 68.1
Gravity 47.7
Splatting 61.8
41% 59.2 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 381 181 157 145 133 126 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 489
Mixed 397
SusWrite 187
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 58.4
200% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 362
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 110%
Great: 123%
SanDisk Ultra Plus 256GB-$139
23GB free
Firmware: X2316RL
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 483
Write 399
Mixed 193
79% 358 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 99.7
4K Mixed 36.9
146% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 206
DQ Mixed 125
131% 218 MB/s
Poor: 59% Great: 101%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
34GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 260 192 172 162 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 488
Mixed 424
SusWrite 226
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 61.5
212% 75.8 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 357
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 116%
Great: 124%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
406GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 119 117 115 119 119 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
65.4% Good
Read 110
Write 114
Mixed 78.8
SusWrite 117
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.8
170% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 85%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$32
810GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 108 109 108 110 109 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
61.1% Good
Read 104
Write 101
Mixed 65.8
SusWrite 108
70% 94.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 40.3
MC Mixed 33.6
106% 37.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 43.1
SC Mixed 31.9
93% 32.5 GB/s
Latency 58.9
68% 58.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 104%
Great: 123%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 10,660 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,229
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