Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 90.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics107% 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.
Boot Drive117% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory18.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime15.5 Days
Run DateOct 25 '19 at 22:59
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$298
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
1-Core 142
2-Core 275
99% 208 Pts
4-Core 477
8-Core 673
75% 575 Pts
64-Core 722
48% 722 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$445
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 412
Reflection 376
Parallax 436
108% 408 fps
MRender 249
Gravity 403
Splatting 254
108% 302 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
126GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 407 399 403 400 394 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 472
Mixed 366
SusWrite 404
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 49.5
181% 67.7 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 350
266% 360 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 117%
Great: 126%
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB
344GB free
Firmware: RVT22B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 465 472 488 488 486 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 489
Mixed 462
SusWrite 476
109% 484 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 63.8
219% 80.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 134%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$59
617GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 164 162 160 162 160 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 127
Mixed 81.7
SusWrite 162
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$33
627GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 150 150 151 152 152 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 172
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 151
104% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 115%
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 as expected (41st percentile)
73.1% Very good
MC Read 26.6
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 24.2
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 17.6
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 112%
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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 19,625 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,113
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