Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 92.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics89.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive70.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140716
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 01:23
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$339
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 134
108% 136 Pts
QC Int 448
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 442
102% 449 Pts
MC Int 680
MC Float 719
MC Mixed 711
105% 703 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$275
MaxC: 1455 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
Lighting 358
Reflection 176
Parallax 214
89% 249 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 185
Splatting 127
76% 155 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$90
103GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
70.6% Very good
Read 448
Write 264
Mixed 269
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 44.3
4K Mixed 16.3
84% 28.9 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 48.4
95% 194 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$85
686GB free
Firmware: CC35 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 107
Write 76.4
Mixed 83.5
67% 89.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.41
97% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 67%
WD WD10EAVS-00D7B1 1TB
509GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
41.8% Average
Read 66.4
Write 78.9
Mixed 42.6
46% 62.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.24
90% 1 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Performance DDR3 1600 C9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
60.9% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.4
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 19.8
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 58.1
69% 58.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $838
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