Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171227
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateMay 14 '18 at 15:24
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-7700K-$329
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 152
SC Float 158
SC Mixed 154
124% 155 Pts
QC Int 554
QC Float 579
QC Mixed 545
127% 560 Pts
MC Int 748
MC Float 851
MC Mixed 813
120% 804 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 111%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Lighting 237
Reflection 206
Parallax 220
71% 221 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 220
Splatting 165
77% 179 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$253
730GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 408
Mixed 420
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 46.8
4K Write 99.4
4K Mixed 51.5
190% 65.9 MB/s
DQ Read 340
DQ Write 282
DQ Mixed 132
148% 251 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 118%
Great: 133%
HyperX Savage 240GB-$87
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 522
Write 353
Mixed 416
96% 430 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 14.1
122% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 14
91% 209 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 110%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$79
861GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 103
Write 114
Mixed 118
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.22
94% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2197 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
76.9% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 24
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 25.6
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 111%
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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 14,064 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,204
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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