Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (98th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 2 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 115%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90.8% 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.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 16 '17 at 15:34
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (98th 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 i5-6600K-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
115% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 152
121% 151 Pts
QC Int 585
QC Float 624
QC Mixed 605
137% 605 Pts
MC Int 589
MC Float 626
MC Mixed 612
91% 609 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 115%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2402 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Lighting 231
Reflection 199
Parallax 218
70% 216 fps
MRender 180
Gravity 218
Splatting 167
81% 188 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
120GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
295% Outstanding
Read 2,878
Write 1,211
Mixed 1,481
407% 1,857 MB/s
4K Read 62.6
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 49
247% 93.5 MB/s
DQ Read 921
DQ Write 544
DQ Mixed 290
335% 585 MB/s
Poor: 171%
This bench: 295%
Great: 265%
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$110
108GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 256
Mixed 276
76% 344 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 70.8
4K Mixed 31.6
143% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 70.7
108% 211 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$203
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2900 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 40.3
MC Mixed 34.8
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 30.9
89% 31.1 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
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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 RANGER Builds (Compare 4,153 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $142

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,197
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