Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics134% 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 Drive118% 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.
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)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime2.7 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '19 at 03:20
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-$269
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
1-Core 122
2-Core 247
87% 185 Pts
4-Core 481
8-Core 654
74% 567 Pts
64-Core 657
44% 657 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$750
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Lighting 540
Reflection 499
Parallax 611
143% 550 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 535
Splatting 291
123% 362 fps
Poor: 97%
This bench: 134%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$449
485GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 477 479 480 480 476 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 463
Mixed 365
SusWrite 472
101% 451 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 50.4
176% 63.4 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 332
251% 336 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 118%
Great: 127%
WD Black 6TB (2015)-$252
5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 219 215 213 215 215 213 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 210
Write 236
Mixed 118
SusWrite 215
143% 195 MB/s
4K Read 4.4
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1
357% 2.93 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 122%
Great: 122%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 31.7
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 29.2
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 17,457 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,166
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $219Nvidia GTX 1660 $220Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $86
Intel Core i5-9400F $143AMD RX 580 $167Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $102
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $196Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $270Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $42G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $799SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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