Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 129%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 85.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics175% 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 Drive375% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory57.8 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 06 '22 at 01:22
Run Duration282 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 25%
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 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Memory 87
1-Core 136
2-Core 241
89% 154 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 732
75% 592 Pts
64-Core 715
48% 715 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,200
EVGA(3842 2383) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 497.29
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
175% Outstanding
Lighting 213
Reflection 206
Parallax 234
172% 218 fps
MRender 265
Gravity 215
Splatting 168
179% 216 fps
Poor: 134%
This bench: 175%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$111
666GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1876 1977 2001 2060 2031 1857 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
375% Outstanding
Read 2,351
Write 2,240
Mixed 2,149
SusWrite 1967
490% 2,177 MB/s
4K Read 75.1
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 103
335% 116 MB/s
DQ Read 1,464
DQ Write 1,091
DQ Mixed 1,242
938% 1,265 MB/s
Poor: 214%
This bench: 375%
Great: 402%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
287GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 347 348 347 348 348 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Read 355
Write 342
Mixed 335
SusWrite 348
78% 345 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 71
4K Mixed 46.7
152% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 247
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 215
160% 215 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 129%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
931GB free
Firmware: 4B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 486 486 487 489 487 488 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 453
Mixed 435
SusWrite 487
105% 464 MB/s
4K Read 44.8
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 64.7
218% 78.7 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 133%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 202 199 200 196 200 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62% Good
Read 16.5
Write 92
Mixed 21.7
SusWrite 200
60% 82.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
87% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 62%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$41
931GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 202 202 201 198 202 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 50
Mixed 74.1
SusWrite 201
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 103%
Great: 113%
Seagate Expansion Desk 5TB
350GB free
Firmware: 0911
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 41 40 41 41 40 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
17.8% Very poor
Read 21.5
Write 20.2
Mixed 10.7
SusWrite 40.3
17% 23.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.3
53% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 17.8%
Great: 89%
PNY USB 2.0 FD 32GB
11GB free, PID 00ee
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 27.7
Mixed 7.7
15% 17.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 1.6
56% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 3% Great: 10%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
72.9% Very good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 23.5
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 27.4
SC Mixed 21.1
62% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 70.4
57% 70.4 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 134%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 7 6 144 27" 1280 720 GSM5B7F 27GL850
Typical MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME Builds (Compare 928 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $481

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,620
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