Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics141% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive109% 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)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '18 at 21:22
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 143
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 518
QC Mixed 496
114% 501 Pts
MC Int 664
MC Float 801
MC Mixed 738
110% 734 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 101%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2790 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
141% Outstanding
Lighting 450
Reflection 414
Parallax 446
139% 437 fps
MRender 264
Gravity 447
Splatting 269
143% 327 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 141%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$78
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 416
Mixed 416
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 40.2
169% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 25.9
88% 191 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 109%
Great: 124%
OCZ Vertex 4 128GB-$215
52GB free
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 477
Write 374
Mixed 394
92% 415 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 19.8
128% 54.1 MB/s
DQ Read 29.9
DQ Write 261
DQ Mixed 19.7
52% 103 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 105%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$92
2TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 148
Mixed 166
122% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.24
94% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 91%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 36.6
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 31.7
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 41.7
SC Mixed 31.3
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 51.6
78% 51.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 103%
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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 HERO Builds (Compare 10,799 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,164
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $360Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $78
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $147SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $145SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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