ASUS ROG Z170 Maximus VIII Hero Review

CineBench R11.5 and R15

ASUS Z170 Maximus VIII Hero Review

CineBench

Both sets of results here are quite close but the Hero does manage to pull in front on all of them. The fact we nearly got 12 CPU points from a mainstream quadcore should have all of you Photoshoppers or 3D renderers salivating at the prospect of getting hold of all this power. Admittedly the results were even closer in the R15 version, but we'll take any gains where we can get them.

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ASUS Z170 Maximus VIII Hero Review

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05-08-2015, 11:45:49

TheF34RChannel
Excellent review Tom, cheers! Will there be a video as well later on?Quote

05-08-2015, 11:49:07

RickPlaysWarr
Love it! Thank you for the review Tom. Dammit though, the upgrade itchy is starting. Even though I have the VII Hero and 4790K right now.Quote

10-08-2015, 18:14:49

TheF34RChannel
Now we only need properly colour matched ram for it. Saw jj from Asus doing a vid with black ram and it just looked way off IMHO. Oh G.skill where are thou?Quote

10-08-2015, 19:22:37

Greenback
I do like these MB's and how little red is on it, would be easy to cover if you wanted to go anything other then redQuote

10-08-2015, 19:34:55

TheF34RChannel
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Originally Posted by Greenback View Post
I do like these MB's and how little red is on it, would be easy to cover if you wanted to go anything other then red
Think you can change all the red leds? All but the audio logo?Quote
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