Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 89.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics86.4% 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 Drive161% 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.
Very high background CPU (88%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171227
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '24 at 20:52
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 88%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-6700K-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Memory 96.4
1-Core 139
2-Core 257
93% 164 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 727
72% 585 Pts
64-Core 734
45% 734 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$132
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 2202 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 551.23
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Lighting 106
Reflection 117
Parallax 107
87% 110 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 106
Splatting 104
86% 105 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 88%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 839 531 535 507 507 508 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
161% Outstanding
Read 1,113
Write 1,068
Mixed 116
SusWrite 571
159% 717 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 95.1
4K Mixed 46
141% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 964
DQ Write 713
DQ Mixed 420
427% 699 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 161%
Great: 311%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$37
112GB free
Firmware: 608ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 93 107 114 99 113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
37.8% Below average
Read 218
Write 153
Mixed 188
SusWrite 106
37% 166 MB/s
4K Read 11.8
4K Write 29.3
4K Mixed 17.4
56% 19.5 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 117
88% 117 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
40GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 97 97 97 96 94 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
53.2% Above average
Read 90.2
Write 90.5
Mixed 57.5
SusWrite 95
61% 83.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 53.2%
Great: 112%
WD Blue 2.5" 320GB (2009)-$70
217GB free
Firmware: 11.01A11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 55 55 54 55 55 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
30.7% Below average
Read 51.7
Write 50.2
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 54.8
36% 49 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$45
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
86.5% Excellent
MC Read 33.9
MC Write 33.8
MC Mixed 26.5
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 28.6
73% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 81.8
49% 81.8 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 24.1" 1280 720 PHL08CA Philips 240P4
Typical MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME Builds (Compare 517 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $185

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $1,465
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