Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 83%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics92.5% 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 Drive103% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
15 months ago, 15 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 29 '18 at 14:19
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User MNE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
83% Excellent
1-Core 131
2-Core 252
90% 191 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 709
73% 574 Pts
64-Core 704
47% 704 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 83%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$370
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.8.2
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Lighting 326
Reflection 237
Parallax 582
86% 381 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 356
Splatting 302
93% 282 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow KC400 128GB-$98
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.Y
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 401 402 402 400 398 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 409
Mixed 294
SusWrite 394
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 94.8
4K Mixed 38.5
145% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 67.2
126% 250 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 103%
Great: 103%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
790GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 162 162 162 159 163 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 219
Write 135
Mixed 95.2
SusWrite 162
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
245% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSE.16FBD 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
44.3% Average
MC Read 15.9
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 12.4
41% 14.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.7 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 47%
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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 EXTREME Builds (Compare 1,584 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII EXTREME - $151

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,307
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
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