Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics26.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive122% 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)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 11:02
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$315
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 97.5
1-Core 154
2-Core 306
104% 186 Pts
4-Core 611
8-Core 1,138
109% 875 Pts
64-Core 1,160
78% 1,160 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 560-$240
Asus(1043 04BE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1326 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.5.1
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
26.7% Poor
Lighting 99.1
Reflection 89.2
Parallax 129
26% 106 fps
MRender 68.1
Gravity 98.5
Splatting 82.6
27% 83.1 fps
Poor: 21%
This bench: 26.7%
Great: 27%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$102
845GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR032
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 460 457 458 400 397 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 462
Mixed 407
SusWrite 437
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 55.6
189% 69.3 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 288
236% 337 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 122%
Great: 124%
Plextor M5 Pro 128GB-$130
75GB free
Firmware: 1.06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 308 309 309 309 308 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 311
Mixed 270
SusWrite 308
77% 345 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 39.5
145% 52.7 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 210
190% 291 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 98%
Seagate ST32000542AS 2TB-$87
1TB free
Firmware: CC34
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 81 82 84 82 82 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 81.2
Write 69.3
Mixed 49.6
SusWrite 81.9
52% 70.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 62%
Seagate ST3400620NS 400GB-$200
369GB free
Firmware: 3.AEG
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 72 73 73 73 73 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
40.7% Average
Read 69
Write 73.8
Mixed 43.9
SusWrite 72.7
48% 64.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL8G36C16U4BL.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
117% Outstanding
MC Read 45.6
MC Write 47.4
MC Mixed 31.5
119% 41.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.8
SC Write 49.9
SC Mixed 32.4
101% 35.4 GB/s
Latency 48.1
83% 48.1 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 117%
Great: 115%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 4,592 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,242
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Intel Core i7-9700K $315Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $510Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $47
HDDRAMUSB
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