Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 158%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 150%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics211% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive97.3% 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
3 months ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160107
Uptime14.5 Days
Run DateDec 10 '18 at 18:13
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 142
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 505
QC Float 571
QC Mixed 522
121% 533 Pts
MC Int 682
MC Float 810
MC Mixed 763
112% 751 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 105%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,300
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
211% Outstanding
Lighting 640
Reflection 594
Parallax 696
204% 643 fps
MRender 525
Gravity 630
Splatting 312
216% 489 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 211%
Great: 234%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$85
213GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 461 303 249 238 244 240 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Read 437
Write 424
Mixed 367
SusWrite 289
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 38.5
151% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 134%
Intel 750 Series NVMe PCIe 400GB-$465
177GB free
Firmware: 8EV101F0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 962 973 973 974 961 969 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
188% Outstanding
Read 668
Write 992
Mixed 561
SusWrite 969
181% 797 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 202
4K Mixed 41.9
198% 89.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,112
DQ Write 820
DQ Mixed 977
727% 969 MB/s
Poor: 113%
This bench: 188%
Great: 229%
Samsung SM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
142GB free
Firmware: CXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1434 1503 1539 1578 1473 1291 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
266% Outstanding
Read 1510
Write 1,303
Mixed 527
SusWrite 1,470
270% 1,202 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 48.9
208% 84.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,207
DQ Write 1,201
DQ Mixed 1,070
841% 1159 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 266%
Great: 307%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$30
448GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 100 102 101 102 102 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 97.8
Write 93.7
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 101
65% 88.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 62%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$197
3.5TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 203 199 185 199 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 202
Write 200
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 196
123% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.7
197% 2 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 37.8
MC Mixed 32.3
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 42.6
SC Mixed 32.2
93% 32.4 GB/s
Latency 52.6
76% 52.6 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 101%
Great: 163%
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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 EXTREME Builds (Compare 1,063 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $459

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,814
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $132SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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