Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics185% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive263% 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.
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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 26 '18 at 22:11
Run Duration179 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 145
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 502
QC Float 557
QC Mixed 539
121% 533 Pts
MC Int 680
MC Float 809
MC Mixed 750
112% 746 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 107%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$666
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3008 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
185% Outstanding
Lighting 585
Reflection 575
Parallax 694
193% 618 fps
MRender 297
Gravity 600
Splatting 316
179% 404 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 185%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$399
231GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 305 310 310 311 310 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 462
Write 361
Mixed 332
SusWrite 307
82% 365 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 49.3
172% 62.6 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 107%
Great: 124%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$360
313GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 559 569 582 581 582 581 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
263% Outstanding
Read 2,442
Write 838
Mixed 728
SusWrite 576
251% 1,146 MB/s
4K Read 52.5
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 76
263% 96.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,199
DQ Write 1,003
DQ Mixed 1,059
805% 1,087 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 263%
Great: 357%
WD WD7500AALX-009BA0 750GB
437GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 119 120 121 122 122 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
67.8% Good
Read 115
Write 108
Mixed 68.5
SusWrite 121
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 74%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$90
1TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 102 104 105 104 108 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
50.5% Above average
Read 72.5
Write 96.2
Mixed 55.8
SusWrite 103
60% 82 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 68%
JetFlash Transcend 4GB
4GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.4 7 7.1 7.1 7.2 7.2 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
8.25% Terrible
Read 34.5
Write 5.5
Mixed 2.5
SusWrite 7
12% 12.4 MB/s
4K Read 7.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
27% 2.43 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 8.25%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 39
MC Write 40.2
MC Mixed 31.6
106% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 43.4
SC Mixed 31.6
93% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 50.8
79% 50.8 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
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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 10,853 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,169
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