Performance Results

Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 64%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 96.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics36.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive64.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160325
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 23 '16 at 09:09
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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-$339
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 133
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 494
QC Float 494
QC Mixed 481
111% 490 Pts
MC Int 642
MC Float 728
MC Mixed 698
103% 689 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
EVGA(3842 3769) 2GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver.
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
36.4% Below average
Lighting 102
Reflection 81.3
Parallax 139
36% 107 fps
MRender 88
Gravity 92.8
Splatting 79.9
37% 86.9 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 36.4%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS2211 480GB-$160
419GB free
Firmware: CS221016 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
64.3% Good
Read 368
Write 386
Mixed 386
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 76.6
4K Mixed 12.2
83% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 23.5
DQ Write 65.8
DQ Mixed 11.2
18% 33.5 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 101%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 6TB
5.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
172% Outstanding
Read 358
Write 242
Mixed 215
203% 272 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.85
4K Mixed 0.31
148% 1.72 MB/s
Poor: 104%
This bench: 172%
Great: 257%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
GEIL CL15-15-15 D4-2400 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
73.8% Very good
MC Read 28.5
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 21.3
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 15.6
60% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 86%
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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 FORMULA Builds (Compare 1,361 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 111%
Desktop 114%
Workstation 81%
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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,439
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