Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 91.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics66.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive203% 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.
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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 02 '18 at 16:56
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i7-6700K-$342
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 422
QC Float 449
QC Mixed 439
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 577
MC Float 739
MC Mixed 677
99% 664 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1310 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.2.3
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
66.3% Good
Lighting 191
Reflection 179
Parallax 258
66% 209 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 184
Splatting 131
66% 153 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB-$100
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 2,082
Write 977
Mixed 926
291% 1,328 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 42
158% 59 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 232
DQ Mixed 108
123% 212 MB/s
Poor: 103%
This bench: 203%
Great: 179%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
300GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
55.3% Above average
Read 100
Write 92.3
Mixed 89.1
71% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.4
107% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 75%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$80
58GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 250
Write 162
Mixed 143
219% 185 MB/s
4K Read 12
4K Write 10.7
4K Mixed 4.64
568% 9.14 MB/s
DQ Read 12.4
DQ Write 11.7
DQ Mixed 5.04
617% 9.74 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 107%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT4G4D30AETA.K8FE 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
77.4% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 23.7
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 24.6
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 113%
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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 FORMULA Builds (Compare 1,546 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII FORMULA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 112% - Outstanding Total price: $1,139
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