Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics114% 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 Drive125% 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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime2 Days
Run DateJan 10 '20 at 16:11
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User MLT-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
1-Core 147
2-Core 286
102% 217 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 731
75% 593 Pts
64-Core 744
50% 744 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2727 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 70.7
Reflection 407
Parallax 435
19% 304 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 448
Splatting 270
119% 327 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$224
351GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 410 373 476 457 450 461 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 480
Mixed 372
SusWrite 438
101% 447 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 58.9
201% 72.3 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 338
260% 353 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 125%
Great: 126%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$17
87GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 126 127 121 99 120 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
55.1% Above average
Read 72
Write 103
Mixed 61.7
SusWrite 120
66% 89.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
169% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 76%
Seagate ST3160815AS 160GB-$25
149GB free
Firmware: 3.AAC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 72 73 73 73 73 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
42.3% Average
Read 74.3
Write 37.7
Mixed 42.5
SusWrite 72.8
42% 56.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 42.3%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2400 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.1% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 22.9
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 29.4
SC Mixed 23.9
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 63.9
63% 63.9 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 117%
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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 20,438 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,170
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HDDRAMUSB
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