Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive116% 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 GENE  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 22 '20 at 22:48
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700-$327
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Memory 96.8
1-Core 122
2-Core 250
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 477
8-Core 651
74% 564 Pts
64-Core 657
44% 657 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Zotac(19DA 1451) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
104% Outstanding
Lighting 131
Reflection 141
Parallax 133
108% 135 fps
MRender 109
Gravity 125
Splatting 103
66% 112 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 104%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
99GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 166 164 160 184 174 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 768
Write 277
Mixed 427
SusWrite 180
91% 413 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 33.2
184% 72.5 MB/s
DQ Read 768
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 294
257% 401 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 116%
Great: 146%
Samsung MZ7LN256HMJP-000H1 256GB
40GB free
Firmware: MAV01H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 108 104 102 100 110 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 445
Mixed 397
SusWrite 132
82% 369 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 63.7
216% 76.7 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 355
268% 359 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 112%
Great: 123%
Kingston A400 240GB-$26
38GB free
Firmware: R0105A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 305 107 63 110 60 77 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
34.9% Below average
Read 506
Write 410
Mixed 27.8
SusWrite 120
59% 266 MB/s
4K Read 14.2
4K Write 6.9
4K Mixed 1.3
27% 7.47 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 102%
WD WD10SPZX-00HKTT0 1TB
125GB free
Firmware: 04.01A04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 58 59 57 61 85 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
39.1% Below average
Read 72.7
Write 65.7
Mixed 45.8
SusWrite 62.6
45% 61.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.6
161% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
MC Read 38.2
MC Write 39.2
MC Mixed 28.4
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 37.4
SC Mixed 30.5
85% 29.7 GB/s
Latency 50.9
78% 50.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII GENE Builds (Compare 981 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $984
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