Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics131% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory28 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130701
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 19 '17 at 22:11
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i7-4770K-$450
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
77% Very good
SC Int 113
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 109
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 369
QC Float 380
QC Mixed 371
85% 373 Pts
MC Int 578
MC Float 610
MC Mixed 604
89% 597 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 77%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$490
MaxC: 1987 MHz, MaxM: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 441
Reflection 381
Parallax 411
129% 411 fps
MRender 235
Gravity 414
Splatting 248
122% 299 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 131%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$435
790GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 525
Write 500
Mixed 515
115% 513 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 53
192% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 176
182% 297 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 127%
Great: 123%
Samsung 840 Evo 1TB-$407
248GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 374
Write 250
Mixed 259
65% 294 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 63.8
4K Mixed 24
131% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 151
DQ Mixed 83.1
94% 164 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D18ADS3.16FE 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
67.1% Good
MC Read 24.6
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 21.5
68% 23.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 18.4
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VI HERO Builds (Compare 2,518 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,184
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