Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 92.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics95.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
2 months ago, 24 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory25.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160325
Uptime2.7 Days
Run DateOct 31 '21 at 18:02
Run Duration236 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$352
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Memory 93.9
1-Core 126
2-Core 256
91% 159 Pts
4-Core 505
8-Core 645
76% 575 Pts
64-Core 647
43% 647 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
95.3% Outstanding
Lighting 115
Reflection 131
Parallax 124
93% 123 fps
MRender 109
Gravity 123
Splatting 107
98% 113 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$60
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7300Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,317
Write 390
Mixed 483
158% 730 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 42.4
181% 72.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1080
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 268
283% 496 MB/s
Poor: 113% Great: 217%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
205GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 427 430 440 432 435 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 464
Write 448
Mixed 428
SusWrite 436
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 46.8
170% 66.1 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 362
273% 365 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 114%
Great: 134%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$73
460GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 163 163 161 163 163 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 123
Write 116
Mixed 84
SusWrite 162
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
223% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 33.5
MC Mixed 27.8
89% 31 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 27.2
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 35: 3R 3G 11B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
35% 37% 46 152 117 144 27" 2560 1440 ACR0408 XB270HU
History: Score 25: 3R 1G 7B | Score 35: 3R 3G 11B
Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 13,207 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,367
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