Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 89.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive113% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161129
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMay 30 '19 at 22:54
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$298
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
1-Core 141
2-Core 268
97% 205 Pts
4-Core 475
8-Core 756
78% 615 Pts
64-Core 743
50% 743 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 93%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$55
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 136 119 117 113 113 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 468
Write 421
Mixed 385
SusWrite 153
80% 357 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 64.6
219% 79 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 358
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 113%
Great: 123%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
105GB free
Firmware: R0906I Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 409 249 249 250 250 250 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
194% Outstanding
Read 1,974
Write 603
Mixed 616
SusWrite 276
189% 867 MB/s
4K Read 67.9
4K Write 196
4K Mixed 57.7
281% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 253
DQ Mixed 282
220% 305 MB/s
Poor: 150%
This bench: 194%
Great: 289%
Seagate ST33000651NS 3TB
56GB free
Firmware: G009
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 83 83 84 83 85 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
48.3% Average
Read 84.5
Write 77.5
Mixed 55
SusWrite 83.5
55% 75.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
186% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 87%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$65
63GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 65 76 81 103 105 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
51.5% Above average
Read 96.5
Write 86.7
Mixed 68
SusWrite 82.4
62% 83.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
204% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$58
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 40.5
MC Mixed 33.3
106% 37.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 42.5
SC Mixed 29.3
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 75%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,015
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HDDRAMUSB
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