Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 96.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics60.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '17 at 01:28
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$299
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 281
99% 210 Pts
4-Core 544
8-Core 761
85% 652 Pts
64-Core 761
51% 761 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Nano-$450
CLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.5.2
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
60.1% Good
Lighting 228
Reflection 146
Parallax 324
60% 233 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 232
Splatting 165
60% 172 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$77
305GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 81% Great: 135%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$75
151GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 420
Mixed 423
101% 454 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 26.9
158% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 27
101% 226 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 107%
Great: 125%
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
87GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
66.5% Good
Read 513
Write 327
Mixed 386
90% 408 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 61.1
4K Mixed 13.7
82% 32.1 MB/s
DQ Read 23.8
DQ Write 66.4
DQ Mixed 67.2
45% 52.5 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$50
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 172
Mixed 165
134% 178 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.22
77% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 106%
Great: 114%
Seagate ST1500DM003-9YN16G 1.5TB
441GB free
Firmware: CC4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
67.9% Good
Read 128
Write 109
Mixed 98.8
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.31
86% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 32.6
106% 37 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 43.5
SC Mixed 33.3
95% 33.3 GB/s
Latency 50.7
79% 50.7 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
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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 GENE Builds (Compare 2,835 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $994
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HDDRAMUSB
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