Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics52% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive48.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161129
Uptime11.7 Days
Run DateJan 29 '21 at 12:20
Run Duration246 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 33%

 PC Performing below expectations (21st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$199
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Memory 86.8
1-Core 113
2-Core 216
81% 138 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 405
56% 409 Pts
64-Core 406
27% 406 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-Ti-$410
EVGA(3842 2881) 3GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
52% Above average
Lighting 59
Reflection 66.6
Parallax 83.2
48% 69.6 fps
MRender 75.3
Gravity 70
Splatting 55.5
57% 66.9 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 52%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M4 256GB-$218
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0309
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 46 64 50 62 39 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
48.3% Average
Read 430
Write 230
Mixed 252
SusWrite 65.9
54% 244 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 40.6
4K Mixed 16.7
75% 26.1 MB/s
DQ Read 126
DQ Write 81.1
DQ Mixed 29.4
42% 79 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 73%
Pc300 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
27GB free
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 255 189 173 173 173 134 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 850
Write 340
Mixed 312
SusWrite 183
92% 421 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 29.1
4K Mixed 24.8
87% 26.7 MB/s
DQ Read 706
DQ Write 68.6
DQ Mixed 135
162% 303 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 142%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
316GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 82 80 83 82 67 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
42.1% Average
Read 67
Write 60.3
Mixed 51.2
SusWrite 79.4
48% 64.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
128% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$71
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
66.3% Good
MC Read 24.4
MC Write 25.9
MC Mixed 23.2
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 19.5
SC Mixed 13.6
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 70.6
57% 70.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 116%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII RANGER Builds (Compare 4,920 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $286

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,192
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HDDRAMUSB
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