Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 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 91.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.13% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive114% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170629
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '19 at 17:38
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$276
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Memory 92.1
1-Core 131
2-Core 258
92% 160 Pts
4-Core 497
8-Core 677
77% 587 Pts
64-Core 708
48% 708 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4691
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
6.13% Terrible
Lighting 24.1
Reflection 29.7
Parallax 25.2
6% 26.3 fps
MRender 16.3
Gravity 22.3
Splatting 37.5
6% 25.4 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.13%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$78
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 151 150 152 152 152 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 442
Mixed 372
SusWrite 184
82% 364 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 64.2
220% 79.7 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 353
268% 360 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
Seagate ST3320418AS 320GB-$30
298GB free
Firmware: HP34
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 99 100 100 101 100 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 101
Write 59.5
Mixed 62.8
SusWrite 100
60% 80.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
42.6% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 11.9
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 15
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 56%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 5,607 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,236
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HDDRAMUSB
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