Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics66.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive98.3% 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 GENE  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateApr 21 '18 at 13:39
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$272
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Memory 94.9
1-Core 149
2-Core 285
100% 177 Pts
4-Core 514
8-Core 758
82% 636 Pts
64-Core 784
53% 784 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
EVGA(3842 2982) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1620 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
66.6% Good
Lighting 254
Reflection 248
Parallax 283
67% 262 fps
MRender 179
Gravity 242
Splatting 175
67% 199 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZNLN256HCHP-000H1 256GB
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT22H0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 271
Mixed 357
84% 382 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 98.1
4K Mixed 36.8
153% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 109
141% 255 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 102%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 12TB
11TB free
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
40.4% Average
Read 34
Write 104
Mixed 36.4
43% 58.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.57
4K Write 4.41
4K Mixed 0.97
380% 3.32 MB/s
Poor: 101%
This bench: 40.4%
Great: 303%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 36.7
MC Mixed 29.9
98% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 29.8
87% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 57.5
70% 57.5 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII GENE Builds (Compare 609 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII GENE - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,051
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HDDRAMUSB
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