Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 90.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive108% 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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151001
Uptime2.8 Days
Run DateJan 03 '19 at 09:59
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$235
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
SC Int 116
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 465
QC Float 498
QC Mixed 476
109% 480 Pts
MC Int 464
MC Float 506
MC Mixed 484
72% 485 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$480
Asus(1043 855B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 321
Reflection 302
Parallax 337
101% 320 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 304
Splatting 190
101% 232 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 163 157 154 157 147 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 458
Write 392
Mixed 390
SusWrite 207
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 53.5
196% 74.2 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 108%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2300 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
46.1% Average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 13.8
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 16
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 46.1%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VIII RANGER Builds (Compare 6,798 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER - $94

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $970
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