Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics130% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170629
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 09 '18 at 21:03
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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 i5-6600K-$237
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 577
QC Mixed 552
125% 553 Pts
MC Int 532
MC Float 568
MC Mixed 546
82% 549 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 413
Reflection 393
Parallax 413
128% 406 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 402
Splatting 253
131% 300 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 130%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,072
Write 1,288
Mixed 643
292% 1,334 MB/s
4K Read 53.3
4K Write 204
4K Mixed 59.7
265% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,079
DQ Write 1,134
DQ Mixed 699
638% 971 MB/s
Poor: 141% Great: 234%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$86
56GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 354 151 151 151 151 151 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 488
Mixed 424
SusWrite 185
90% 401 MB/s
4K Read 49.5
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 64.9
229% 82.9 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 355
269% 361 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 119%
Great: 116%
WD Black 500GB (2012)-$64
396GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 174 174 173 173 173 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 174
Mixed 118
SusWrite 172
119% 162 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1.2
257% 2 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 102%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x4GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
MC Read 36.1
MC Write 40.5
MC Mixed 28.9
100% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 40.4
SC Mixed 29.7
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 105%
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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 11,483 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $182

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,135
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $340Nvidia GTX 1070 $330Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $77
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $130Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $220Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $237AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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