Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics76.7% 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 Drive100% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 12:01
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
86% Excellent
Memory 93.1
1-Core 127
2-Core 214
86% 145 Pts
4-Core 425
8-Core 675
70% 550 Pts
64-Core 688
46% 688 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 86%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
Asus(1043 8549) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 497.29
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
76.7% Very good
Lighting 95.8
Reflection 108
Parallax 95.7
77% 99.9 fps
MRender 94.1
Gravity 93.9
Splatting 83.4
76% 90.5 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 89%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$200
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 368 386 309 138 226 160 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 376
Write 395
Mixed 358
SusWrite 264
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 97.9
4K Mixed 56.9
187% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 254
184% 238 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 100%
Great: 132%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot PSD48G24002 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 32
MC Mixed 26.5
85% 29.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 32.9
SC Mixed 25.8
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 111 6 75 37.5" 3072 1280 GSM7754 38GN950
Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 13,129 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: $1,369
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