Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics112% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '20 at 23:02
Run Duration179 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
97% Outstanding
1-Core 148
2-Core 294
104% 221 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 732
82% 629 Pts
64-Core 775
52% 775 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 97%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Asus(1043 8593) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 433
Reflection 397
Parallax 418
114% 416 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 425
Splatting 266
112% 311 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 484
Write 481
Mixed 362
99% 442 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 59.1
202% 71.8 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 72% Great: 122%
SanDisk Ultra Plus 256GB-$139
22GB free
Firmware: X2316RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 422 380 279 187 116 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Read 461
Write 379
Mixed 222
SusWrite 303
76% 341 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 31.3
144% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 324
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 125
131% 219 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 99%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$61
32GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 270 179 151 146 129 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 476
Mixed 372
SusWrite 214
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 62.9
215% 76.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 359
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 117%
Great: 122%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$63
406GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 118 117 114 119 121 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
67.4% Good
Read 117
Write 112
Mixed 81
SusWrite 118
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 84%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$30
810GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 107 109 109 109 108 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 105
Write 102
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 108
69% 94.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 71%
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 (74th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 33.8
107% 37.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 44.5
SC Mixed 31.6
94% 33 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 106%
Great: 125%
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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 21,666 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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: $1,209
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