Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 84.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.1% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive107% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (88%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 07:14
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 88%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Memory 95
1-Core 114
2-Core 237
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 396
8-Core 602
64% 499 Pts
64-Core 671
45% 671 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$170
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 2100 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.8.3
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
59.1% Above average
Lighting 220
Reflection 187
Parallax 321
58% 243 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 218
Splatting 131
60% 167 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$120
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 246 61 50 46 45 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 482
Mixed 377
SusWrite 146
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 58.8
199% 71.1 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 238
212% 321 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 107%
Great: 126%
Seagate Desktop HDD 6TB (2015)-$199
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 167 161 167 166 163 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 174
Mixed 82.5
SusWrite 165
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.2
232% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 117%
WD Green 6TB (2014)-$213
853GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 88 88 87 88 88 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
52.5% Above average
Read 95.7
Write 96.2
Mixed 70.1
SusWrite 86.6
64% 87.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
203% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3067 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 36.9
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 32.1
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 40.1
SC Mixed 30.2
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII RANGER Builds (Compare 2,480 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $286

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,125
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