Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (98th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 2 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 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 97.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics117% 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 Drive132% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20171227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 26 '19 at 08:49
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (98th 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-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 280
99% 210 Pts
4-Core 558
8-Core 762
86% 660 Pts
64-Core 761
51% 761 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
EVGA(3842 6585) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2812 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 461
Reflection 446
Parallax 517
122% 475 fps
MRender 277
Gravity 452
Splatting 287
112% 339 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 117%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SSD 250GB
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 356 300 302 301 300 302 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 481
Mixed 419
SusWrite 310
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 69.2
247% 93.2 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 132%
Great: 129%
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
67GB free
Firmware: 010G
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 199 199 199 199 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
74% Very good
Read 475
Write 196
Mixed 236
SusWrite 196
61% 275 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 17.7
130% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 135
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 28.9
48% 93.3 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 74%
Great: 74%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 205 206 205 204 206 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 157
Mixed 83.6
SusWrite 205
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 116%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2133 C14 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 32.3
104% 36.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 43.1
SC Mixed 32.1
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 51.8
77% 51.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 103%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,195
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