Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 90.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics66.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive96.9% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 21:22
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 121
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 479
QC Float 472
QC Mixed 474
108% 475 Pts
MC Int 479
MC Float 464
MC Mixed 461
70% 468 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
66.6% Good
Lighting 216
Reflection 185
Parallax 204
65% 202 fps
MRender 156
Gravity 184
Splatting 130
68% 157 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 222 197 210 209 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Read 459
Write 328
Mixed 304
SusWrite 224
73% 329 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 44.6
168% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 150
154% 249 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 100%
Intel 320 Series 80GB-$110
69GB free
Firmware: 4PC10362
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 93 94 93 93 93 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
45.4% Average
Read 259
Write 93.2
Mixed 117
SusWrite 92.8
31% 140 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 42.7
4K Mixed 21.4
82% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 70.9
DQ Mixed 68.2
58% 84.9 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 43%
Seagate ST3250824AS 250GB-$23
175GB free
Firmware: 3.ADH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 45 44 45 45 46 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
29.2% Poor
Read 56.7
Write 58
Mixed 40
SusWrite 44.8
37% 49.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 36%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$88
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC54
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 124 125 122 126 125 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Read 162
Write 157
Mixed 71.5
SusWrite 124
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 101%
Seagate Expansion Desk 3TB
125GB free
Firmware: 0711
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 196 198 194 196 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 136
Mixed 84.2
SusWrite 196
111% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 111%
Great: 105%
WD My Passport 0827 3TB
923GB free, PID 0827
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 111 112 110 112 111 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
47.6% Average
Read 128
Write 114
Mixed 105
SusWrite 111
154% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
82% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
61.8% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 19.6
60% 21.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 19.7
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VII HERO Builds (Compare 7,826 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $763
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