Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics109% 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 Drive278% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161129
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJul 20 '17 at 11:14
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 137
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 498
QC Float 524
QC Mixed 502
115% 508 Pts
MC Int 692
MC Float 781
MC Mixed 747
111% 740 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
Nvidia(10DE 17C8) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1634 MHz, MLim: 1942 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Lighting 350
Reflection 324
Parallax 361
110% 345 fps
MRender 219
Gravity 324
Splatting 207
109% 250 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 109%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$230
347GB free
Firmware: 1B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
278% Outstanding
Read 2,549
Write 1,395
Mixed 1,396
392% 1,780 MB/s
4K Read 60.9
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 55.3
236% 84.9 MB/s
DQ Read 547
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 188
208% 357 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 278%
Great: 276%
WD Red 8TB (2016)-$260
2TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 126
Write 123
Mixed 121
93% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.48
117% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 99%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$56
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 167
Mixed 144
126% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.21
96% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$240
972GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
54.7% Above average
Read 67.3
Write 122
Mixed 98.7
72% 96 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 5.35
4K Mixed 0.58
185% 2.15 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 93%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$82
930GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 137
Write 150
Mixed 133
105% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 2.62
4K Mixed 0.67
159% 1.39 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
73.6% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 20.8
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 29
SC Mixed 23.1
67% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 58.9
68% 58.9 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 79%
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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 RANGER Builds (Compare 4,471 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,107
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $57HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $144SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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