Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 149%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 95.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.27% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive319% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 11:15
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Memory 98.2
1-Core 151
2-Core 296
103% 182 Pts
4-Core 496
8-Core 800
82% 648 Pts
64-Core 816
55% 816 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7985
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
6.27% Terrible
Lighting 25.2
Reflection 32.7
Parallax 27.8
7% 28.6 fps
MRender 17
Gravity 22.7
Splatting 28.2
6% 22.6 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.27%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$150
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2053 1329 809 1111 878 1079 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
319% Outstanding
Read 2,708
Write 2,205
Mixed 663
SusWrite 1,210
377% 1,697 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 81.5
272% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,204
DQ Write 1,144
DQ Mixed 1,123
857% 1,157 MB/s
Poor: 213%
This bench: 319%
Great: 397%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$42
517GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 185 187 188 183 185 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 63.4
Mixed 85.1
SusWrite 186
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 42.3
MC Write 43.7
MC Mixed 30.7
111% 38.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 47.5
SC Mixed 35.3
102% 35.9 GB/s
Latency 45.1
89% 45.1 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 111%
Great: 109%
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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 24,373 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 71%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,239
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HDDRAMUSB
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