Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 96%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics168% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
6 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory28.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 09:24
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 i7-7700K-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
96% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 473
QC Mixed 468
104% 460 Pts
MC Int 683
MC Float 789
MC Mixed 668
107% 714 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 96%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$770
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2808 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
168% Outstanding
Lighting 551
Reflection 541
Parallax 579
174% 557 fps
MRender 283
Gravity 529
Splatting 302
164% 372 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 168%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$197
3.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 180 186 181 182 182 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 144
Write 150
Mixed 68
SusWrite 183
99% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.4
175% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 94%
Great: 115%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$120
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.3 0 0 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
53.9% Above average
Read 187
Write 114
Mixed 99.5
SusWrite 0.4
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1
214% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 33.6
108% 37.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 43.7
SC Mixed 32.1
95% 33.1 GB/s
Latency 49.3
81% 49.3 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 107%
Great: 159%
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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 EXTREME Builds (Compare 944 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $351

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,828
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