Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics116% 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 Drive110% 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.
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)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 25 '20 at 10:49
Run Duration176 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Memory 95.1
1-Core 148
2-Core 296
101% 180 Pts
4-Core 528
8-Core 780
84% 654 Pts
64-Core 782
52% 782 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Asus(1043 8593) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Lighting 440
Reflection 409
Parallax 438
116% 429 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 436
Splatting 270
116% 323 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 116%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 132 110 110 110 106 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 490
Mixed 359
SusWrite 155
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 60.1
206% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 364
274% 366 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 110%
Great: 121%
SanDisk Ultra Plus 256GB-$139
22GB free
Firmware: X2316RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 427 440 440 238 100 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 476
Write 381
Mixed 216
SusWrite 335
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 34.7
148% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 126
131% 218 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 101%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$75
32GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 414 319 318 318 227 122 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 490
Mixed 394
SusWrite 286
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 63.8
219% 77.9 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 356
269% 361 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 122%
Great: 124%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$63
406GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 119 117 112 118 121 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 124
Write 116
Mixed 74.3
SusWrite 117
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$39
808GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 109 107 108 109 109 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
61.8% Good
Read 107
Write 104
Mixed 67.3
SusWrite 108
71% 96.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 61.8%
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 40.5
MC Mixed 33.9
107% 37.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 44.2
SC Mixed 32.6
95% 33.2 GB/s
Latency 56.7
70% 56.7 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 106%
Great: 124%
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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 23,534 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,265
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