Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (94th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 6 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 92.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics113% 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 Drive131% 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.
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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 01 '21 at 16:37
Run Duration300 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Memory 96.4
1-Core 142
2-Core 270
97% 169 Pts
4-Core 474
8-Core 725
77% 600 Pts
64-Core 735
49% 735 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Lighting 139
Reflection 149
Parallax 153
112% 147 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 146
Splatting 123
114% 129 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 113%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 462 479 483 482 484 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 485
Mixed 379
SusWrite 442
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 64.3
219% 78.7 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 131%
Great: 133%
Samsung 870 EVO 500GB-$83
326GB free
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 465 482 485 473 341 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 481
Mixed 455
SusWrite 418
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 50.7
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 69.8
235% 83.5 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 136%
Great: 133%
Nvme WDS500G3XHC-00SJ 500GB
320GB free
Firmware: 102000WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1246 860 859 859 855 853 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
292% Outstanding
Read 2001
Write 1,840
Mixed 1,668
SusWrite 922
361% 1,608 MB/s
4K Read 50.7
4K Write 215
4K Mixed 79.6
293% 115 MB/s
DQ Read 1,605
DQ Write 1,351
DQ Mixed 1,404
1,072% 1,454 MB/s
Poor: 188%
This bench: 292%
Great: 288%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$75
464GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2318 817 819 817 817 818 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
346% Outstanding
Read 2,658
Write 2,447
Mixed 1,808
SusWrite 1,068
446% 1,995 MB/s
4K Read 73.5
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 102
340% 120 MB/s
DQ Read 1,679
DQ Write 1,428
DQ Mixed 1,518
1,147% 1,542 MB/s
Poor: 188%
This bench: 346%
Great: 321%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$77
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 31.5
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 40.9
SC Mixed 31.5
90% 31.6 GB/s
Latency 52.7
76% 52.7 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 101%
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 10 8 60 27.9" 1280 720 ACR0460 Acer XB281HK
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Gaming
Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 77%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,287
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