ASUS Maximus VIII Hero Non-K OC BIOS

ASUS Maximus VIII Hero Non-K OC BIOS

Support for BCLK Overclocking of CPUs like i3-6100, Pentium G4400, i5-6400, i7-6700 and all other non-K CPUs.

Don’t use this for K-series CPUs.
It might damage your hardware, no guarantees provided.

Issues found so far

  • No IGPU
  • No dynamic change of CPU frequency
  • No C-states
  • No Turbo Mode
  • CPU temperature reading is incorrect
  • AVX instructions have very low performance
  • Windows XP ACPI not supported

After flashing set the following settings to make it boot into OS with correct CPU speed

AdvancedCPU Configuration
- Boot Performance Mode -> Turbo Performance

AdvancedCPU ConfigurationCPU Power Management Configuration
- Intel(R) SpeedStep(tm) -> Disabled
- CPU C states -> Disabled

Detailed ASUS Z170 Non-K OC Guide


NameASUS Maximus VIII Hero Non-K OC BIOS
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Size8.04 MB
Downloads2987
Total Files1
Create DateDecember 18, 2015
Last UpdatedDecember 20, 2015
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MAXIMUS-VIII-HERO-ASUS-0001.zip

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