Asus Maximus II Formula

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 53%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics9.41% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive51.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (85%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Maximus II Formula  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20080822
Uptime9.9 Days
Run DateJun 24 '21 at 05:11
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 85%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600-$190
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
53% Above average
Memory 82.1
1-Core 35.2
2-Core 71.1
44% 62.8 Pts
4-Core 142
8-Core 141
19% 141 Pts
64-Core 144
10% 144 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 53%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 550-Ti-$250
EVGA(3842 1556) 1GB
CLim: 951 MHz, MLim: 1089 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
9.41% Terrible
Lighting 10.7
Reflection 15.8
Parallax 2.4
9% 9.63 fps
MRender 16.4
Gravity 12.1
Splatting 11.5
10% 13.3 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 9.41%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 1TB-$300
391GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 133 173 184 125 131 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
51.9% Above average
Read 220
Write 211
Mixed 198
SusWrite 158
44% 196 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 38.2
4K Mixed 30.5
99% 31.6 MB/s
DQ Read 35.4
DQ Write 73.2
DQ Mixed 46.6
38% 51.7 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 131%
Seagate ST3250410AS 250GB-$95
90GB free
Firmware: 3.AAF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 68 78 78 62 66 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
44.9% Average
Read 84.3
Write 54.7
Mixed 44.2
SusWrite 72
47% 63.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.9
151% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 55%
Seagate ST3250410AS 250GB-$95
58GB free
Firmware: 3.AAF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 70 83 83 63 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
38.3% Below average
Read 58.8
Write 40.8
Mixed 38.3
SusWrite 74.6
39% 53.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.9
150% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 38.3%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
18.8% Very poor
MC Read 7.8
MC Write 4.5
MC Mixed 4.9
16% 5.73 GB/s
SC Read 4.9
SC Write 3.5
SC Mixed 3.8
12% 4.07 GB/s
Latency 76.8
52% 76.8 ns
Poor: 14%
This bench: 18.8%
Great: 42%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 60 22" 1280 720 SAM037C SyncMaster
Typical Maximus II Formula Builds (Compare 198 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus Maximus II Formula

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $474
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