Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
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 96%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive109% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150326
Uptime16.3 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 03:22
Run Duration128 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 i7-4790K-$350
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
96% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 451
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 457
103% 454 Pts
MC Int 706
MC Float 757
MC Mixed 741
110% 735 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 96%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
MSI(1462 3070) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1080 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 167
Parallax 297
78% 230 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 189
Splatting 186
71% 169 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 56 60 68 66 74 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 404
Mixed 298
SusWrite 101
73% 327 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 57.2
215% 78.5 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 174
182% 299 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 109%
Great: 107%
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
51GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 88 100 108 110 110 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 90.5
Write 192
Mixed 148
SusWrite 104
30% 134 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 29.1
142% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 140
109% 148 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608ET3LX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
61.7% Good
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 19
59% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 19.4
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 67%
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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 7,758 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $815
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