Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics6.93% 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 Drive356% 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 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 11:32
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th 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 (99th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 98.4
1-Core 152
2-Core 302
104% 184 Pts
4-Core 559
8-Core 795
88% 677 Pts
64-Core 804
54% 804 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 101%
Great: 97%
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 way above expectations (99th percentile)
6.93% Terrible
Lighting 8.4
Reflection 12.5
Parallax 9.09
7% 10 fps
MRender 13.8
Gravity 7.77
Splatting 17.1
7% 12.9 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.93%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$140
422GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2196 2193 2199 1778 866 861 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
356% Outstanding
Read 2,732
Write 2205
Mixed 1,497
SusWrite 1682
454% 2029 MB/s
4K Read 59.1
4K Write 179
4K Mixed 84.9
293% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1,221
DQ Write 1,162
DQ Mixed 1,148
874% 1,177 MB/s
Poor: 193%
This bench: 356%
Great: 397%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$47
514GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 181 183 184 183 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 199
Mixed 81.3
SusWrite 183
121% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$77
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 41.6
MC Write 44.8
MC Mixed 30.4
111% 38.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.7
SC Write 49
SC Mixed 34.5
103% 36.1 GB/s
Latency 44.1
91% 44.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 112%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 8,433 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,153
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