Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 84.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics77.1% 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 Drive239% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
10 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151110
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 05:43
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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-$163
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
Memory 95.5
1-Core 115
2-Core 224
83% 145 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 586
61% 491 Pts
64-Core 631
39% 631 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$200
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77.1% Very good
Lighting 95.7
Reflection 109
Parallax 97.9
77% 101 fps
MRender 93.8
Gravity 95.2
Splatting 98
77% 95.7 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
238GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1028 1580 1655 926 684 724 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
239% Outstanding
Read 2052
Write 1,838
Mixed 964
SusWrite 1,100
332% 1,488 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 54.7
184% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 879
DQ Write 598
DQ Mixed 750
557% 742 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 239%
Great: 353%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
660GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 254 369 375 383 384 381 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Read 369
Write 379
Mixed 346
SusWrite 358
82% 363 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 69.2
4K Mixed 47.4
154% 51.3 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 217
162% 218 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 133%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
4GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 490
Write 465
Mixed 447
104% 468 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 52.4
168% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 359
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 81% Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3866 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
95.1% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 37.5
MC Mixed 27.8
96% 33.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 40.3
SC Mixed 28.7
85% 29.8 GB/s
Latency 55.6
72% 55.6 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 124%

 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 71 59 60 27" 2048 1152 ACI27B1 ROG PG278Q
Typical MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME Builds (Compare 356 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 86%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $481

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,174
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