Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 77.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics99.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive65.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
17 days ago, 6 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory4.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150810
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '21 at 10:24
Run Duration181 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 31%
Watch Gameplay: 2060S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$266
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Memory 89.8
1-Core 127
2-Core 201
83% 139 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 588
59% 468 Pts
64-Core 638
43% 638 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
Asus(1043 86FD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
99.9% Outstanding
Lighting 125
Reflection 109
Parallax 121
101% 119 fps
MRender 172
Gravity 113
Splatting 98.4
98% 128 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX900 128GB-$103
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.0.5c
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 109 102 109 95 102 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
65.2% Good
Read 327
Write 132
Mixed 192
SusWrite 105
42% 189 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 97.4
4K Mixed 31.6
132% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 118
90% 121 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 83%
XPG SPECTRIX S40G 1TB
824GB free
Firmware: VB421D57
SusWrite @10s intervals: 847 1045 1198 1210 1199 1181 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
262% Outstanding
Read 2,370
Write 1,191
Mixed 1,314
SusWrite 1,113
332% 1,497 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 80.8
4K Mixed 56.4
175% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,170
DQ Write 830
DQ Mixed 1,051
771% 1017 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 262%
Great: 331%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$59
151GB free
Firmware: JC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 105 104 103 101 105 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 80.1
Write 83.5
Mixed 55.6
SusWrite 104
59% 80.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 69%
Adata HV620S 2TB
555GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 95 97 98 98 101 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
50.3% Above average
Read 77.8
Write 99.4
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 97.3
66% 88.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
120% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 71%
Generic Flash Disk 8GB
1GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 16.1
Write 13.2
Mixed 4.7
13% 11.3 MB/s
4K Read 3.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
12% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 2% Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 2666 C16 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
70.2% Very good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 26.5
MC Mixed 22.4
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 25.6
SC Mixed 19.5
57% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 9,258 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: 62% - Good Total price: $1,133
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