Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 86%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics98.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive124% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170629
Uptime10.7 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 12:14
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%

 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 Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600K-$250
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
86% Excellent
1-Core 130
2-Core 260
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 483
66% 482 Pts
64-Core 495
33% 495 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$400
Nvidia(10DE 13A3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Lighting 368
Reflection 304
Parallax 427
97% 367 fps
MRender 374
Gravity 327
Splatting 229
100% 310 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$49
131GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 336 369 456 435 437 434 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 469
Write 420
Mixed 424
SusWrite 411
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 59.7
207% 75.9 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 274
229% 332 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 124%
Great: 122%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
830GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 174 174 176 176 175 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 168
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 174
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$74
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
MC Read 36.1
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 29
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 29.7
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 51.2
78% 51.2 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 104%
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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 21,928 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,211
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $210Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i7-9700K $360Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i5-9400F $146Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $500Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $249
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $74SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $84SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $681SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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