Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 97.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive68.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170629
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 11 '18 at 12:28
Run Duration89 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$358
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 132
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 508
QC Float 513
QC Mixed 487
114% 503 Pts
MC Int 653
MC Float 734
MC Mixed 707
104% 698 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
107GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
68.7% Good
Read 493
Write 186
Mixed 241
67% 307 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 17.2
107% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 177
DQ Mixed 44.1
62% 112 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 76%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
902GB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 153
Mixed 159
120% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.21
81% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 92%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$172
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
85.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.2
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 26.5
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 33.8
SC Mixed 27.2
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 57.6
70% 57.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 89%
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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 11,366 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,330
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HDDRAMUSB
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