Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics178% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive121% 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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160128
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateSep 12 '17 at 20:08
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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 i7-6700K-$314
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 146
117% 146 Pts
QC Int 522
QC Float 563
QC Mixed 550
124% 545 Pts
MC Int 729
MC Float 831
MC Mixed 791
117% 784 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 109%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$700
Gigabyte(1458 376A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 3008 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.28
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
178% Outstanding
Lighting 610
Reflection 539
Parallax 594
187% 581 fps
MRender 285
Gravity 579
Splatting 299
172% 388 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 178%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$150
118GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 407
Mixed 418
99% 447 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 53.1
200% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 121
146% 259 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 121%
Great: 118%
WD Black 640GB (2008)-$63
412GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
53.5% Above average
Read 96.3
Write 89.6
Mixed 86
68% 90.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.57
4K Mixed 0.49
136% 1.29 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB-$182
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
118% Outstanding
MC Read 44.9
MC Write 46.2
MC Mixed 33
118% 41.4 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 48.6
SC Mixed 35
104% 36.3 GB/s
Latency 41.6
96% 41.6 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 118%
Great: 118%
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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 10,581 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,214
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $325Nvidia GTX 1070 $400Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $88
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $350Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $119
Intel Core i5-7600K $230Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $152SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $57HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $144SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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