Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics62.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive127% 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)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 04:57
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$189
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Memory 85.9
1-Core 127
2-Core 252
88% 155 Pts
4-Core 483
8-Core 482
66% 483 Pts
64-Core 482
32% 482 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Gigabyte(1458 367C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1518 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (74th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
62.4% Good
Lighting 257
Reflection 220
Parallax 242
68% 239 fps
MRender 167
Gravity 226
Splatting 156
62% 183 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
419GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 424 462 467 468 467 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 432
Mixed 348
SusWrite 419
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 62.6
211% 74.2 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 127%
Great: 134%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$113
257GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 119 119 119 119 122 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
79.6% Very good
Read 157
Write 149
Mixed 87.7
SusWrite 120
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1.1
219% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 113%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1.5TB
28GB free, PID a006
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 42 42 43 43 43 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
19.8% Very poor
Read 37.5
Write 39.8
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 41.6
48% 35.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
76% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 19.8%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSA.16FADG 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
86.3% Excellent
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 28.5
88% 30.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 33.9
SC Mixed 25.9
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 71.3
56% 71.3 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 87%
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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 24,319 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: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,239
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HDDRAMUSB
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