Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 94.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive105% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory30 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 22 '20 at 17:32
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
1-Core 136
2-Core 273
96% 204 Pts
4-Core 544
8-Core 738
84% 641 Pts
64-Core 736
49% 736 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Gigabyte(1458 367C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
62.9% Good
Lighting 262
Reflection 221
Parallax 242
69% 242 fps
MRender 170
Gravity 227
Splatting 156
63% 184 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vertex 4 256GB-$100
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 431 415 403 416 411 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 431
Write 429
Mixed 294
SusWrite 410
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 41.8
155% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 334
249% 331 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
OCZ VERTEX3 60GB
54GB free
Firmware: 2.25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 69 85 83 80 80 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
68% Good
Read 376
Write 80.8
Mixed 130
SusWrite 79.4
36% 167 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 82.7
4K Mixed 37.6
143% 51.3 MB/s
DQ Read 106
DQ Write 81.1
DQ Mixed 87.9
67% 91.8 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 68%
Great: 70%
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$120
211GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 385 182 132 117 109 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 448
Mixed 397
SusWrite 220
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 98.3
4K Mixed 55.9
187% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 251
219% 326 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 108%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU32GX4M2C3000C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 37.8
MC Mixed 29.2
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 30.5
90% 31.6 GB/s
Latency 52
77% 52 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 101%
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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 21,049 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,228
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HDDRAMUSB
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