Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 84.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics141% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 29 '21 at 17:32
Run Duration237 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Memory 96.5
1-Core 113
2-Core 226
85% 145 Pts
4-Core 424
8-Core 432
58% 428 Pts
64-Core 430
29% 430 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 30.0.100.9684
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
6.07% Terrible
Lighting 7.4
Reflection 8.4
Parallax 8.6
6% 8.13 fps
MRender 10.9
Gravity 7
Splatting 11.9
6% 9.93 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.07%
Great: 6%
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (71st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
141% Outstanding
Lighting 175
Reflection 195
Parallax 184
142% 184 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 179
Splatting 130
139% 149 fps
Poor: 116%
This bench: 141%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,777
Write 8,180
Mixed 7,828
1,775% 7,928 MB/s
4K Read 551
4K Write 333
4K Mixed 366
1,480% 416 MB/s
DQ Read 1,290
DQ Write 1,145
DQ Mixed 1,152
882% 1,196 MB/s
Poor: 84% Great: 134%
Kingston SEDC400S37960G 960GB
481GB free
Firmware: SAFM32.I
SusWrite @10s intervals: 437 444 445 446 446 450 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 456
Write 442
Mixed 297
SusWrite 445
92% 410 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 41.2
154% 58.3 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 183
175% 271 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 107%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 29
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 27.4
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 104%

 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 7 6 240 24.1" 1280 720 SAM0E43 C24FG7x
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 76%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,296
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