Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics114% 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.
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 (59%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateJul 01 '21 at 13:39
Run Duration237 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 59%
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 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Memory 82.4
1-Core 105
2-Core 202
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 319
8-Core 537
54% 428 Pts
64-Core 551
37% 551 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
114% Outstanding
Lighting 148
Reflection 144
Parallax 147
119% 146 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 127
Splatting 116
109% 140 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 114%
Great: 126%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,450
Write 5,845
Mixed 6,722
1,486% 6,672 MB/s
4K Read 600
4K Write 302
4K Mixed 378
1,552% 426 MB/s
DQ Read 1,312
DQ Write 639
DQ Mixed 860
669% 937 MB/s
Poor: 82% Great: 124%
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$180
647GB free
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2106 2115 2231 2040 2158 2121 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
367% Outstanding
Read 2,141
Write 1,647
Mixed 2,166
SusWrite 2,128
456% 2,021 MB/s
4K Read 73.4
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 102
319% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,224
DQ Write 1,072
DQ Mixed 1,084
830% 1,127 MB/s
Poor: 260%
This bench: 367%
Great: 457%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
873GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 181 183 183 182 182 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 143
Mixed 80.4
SusWrite 182
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
164% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 105%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
62.6% Good
MC Read 24.5
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 19.6
64% 22.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 18.4
51% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 76.3
52% 76.3 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 56: 7R 3G 12B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
56% 43% 51 291 232 144 23.5" 1920 1080 ACR06A7 KG241Q P
Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 11,712 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,280
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