Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO
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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics147% 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 Drive187% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory24.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 27 '22 at 15:05
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU 15%

 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 Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Memory 90.5
1-Core 140
2-Core 261
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 442
8-Core 726
74% 584 Pts
64-Core 660
44% 660 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$861
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2808 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 511.65
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
147% Outstanding
Lighting 183
Reflection 205
Parallax 207
148% 198 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 188
Splatting 133
146% 155 fps
Poor: 116%
This bench: 147%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$180
220GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 773 768 861 779 773 767 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
187% Outstanding
Read 1,802
Write 1,209
Mixed 775
SusWrite 787
254% 1,143 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 41.2
4K Mixed 37.8
137% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 1,024
DQ Write 91.7
DQ Mixed 167
221% 428 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 187%
Great: 285%
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$415
232GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 338 420 411 408 412 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 503
Write 430
Mixed 388
SusWrite 385
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 34.7
4K Mixed 32
111% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 81.3
DQ Mixed 157
133% 201 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 125%
WD Black 6TB (2015)-$279
4TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 203 203 203 202 195 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 210
Write 239
Mixed 123
SusWrite 202
142% 194 MB/s
4K Read 7.8
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 1.1
512% 4.13 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 119%
Great: 118%
WD Black 6TB (2015)-$279
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 204 205 204 203 195 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 61% Great: 118%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
83.7% Excellent
MC Read 29.3
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 26.5
85% 29.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 34.9
SC Mixed 25.9
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 118%

 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 9 7 60 27" 1280 720 DELD065 DELL U2715H
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Gaming
Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 78%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $918
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