Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 91.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics81% 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 Drive245% 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 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
16 months ago, 16 months ago, 15 months ago, 15 months ago, 15 months ago, 15 months ago, 15 months ago, 15 months ago, 15 months ago, 15 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 14 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 11 months ago, 10 months ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 08:28
Run Duration104 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700K-$299
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 126
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 449
QC Float 469
QC Mixed 457
104% 458 Pts
MC Int 614
MC Float 703
MC Mixed 665
99% 661 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$260
EVGA(3842 3979) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
81% Excellent
Lighting 376
Reflection 194
Parallax 208
98% 260 fps
MRender 156
Gravity 188
Splatting 134
69% 160 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 81%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 480GB
322GB free
Firmware: CS13
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
84% Excellent
Read 516
Write 351
Mixed 348
90% 405 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 79.5
4K Mixed 10.5
107% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 324
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 48.1
96% 197 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 84%
Great: 87%
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$400
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
245% Outstanding
Read 1,955
Write 837
Mixed 1,211
293% 1,334 MB/s
4K Read 55.4
4K Write 235
4K Mixed 66
293% 119 MB/s
DQ Read 953
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 227
272% 494 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 245%
Great: 256%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3400 C16 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3403 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 39.9
MC Write 43.9
MC Mixed 35.9
114% 39.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 46.3
SC Mixed 32.2
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 112%
Great: 131%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII RANGER Builds (Compare 5,446 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $107

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $924
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