Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 90.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics61.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive123% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 01:57
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 422
QC Float 469
QC Mixed 435
100% 442 Pts
MC Int 636
MC Float 720
MC Mixed 682
102% 679 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$195
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
61.9% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 176
Parallax 194
58% 186 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 173
Splatting 122
64% 150 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
303GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 468
Write 261
Mixed 275
74% 334 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 30.6
4K Mixed 12.9
76% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 10.3
75% 178 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 123%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$89
112GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
77% Very good
Read 497
Write 399
Mixed 416
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 68.4
4K Mixed 18.5
104% 38.8 MB/s
DQ Read 31.6
DQ Write 64.4
DQ Mixed 100
61% 65.4 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77%
Great: 116%
Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB-$141
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 1,079
Write 617
Mixed 746
180% 814 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 59.6
4K Mixed 16.3
94% 34.4 MB/s
DQ Read 439
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 12.5
95% 226 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 123%
Great: 155%
SanDisk Ultra T C 32GB
29GB free, PID 5596
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 148
Write 103
Mixed 126
155% 126 MB/s
4K Read 6.53
4K Write 3.79
4K Mixed 1.68
210% 4 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$186
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
75.2% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 23.6
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 24.3
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 87%
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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 5,440 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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