Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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.
Graphics27.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive102% 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
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 14:33
Run Duration195 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
77% Very good
SC Int 112
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 110
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 378
QC Mixed 372
86% 381 Pts
MC Int 556
MC Float 598
MC Mixed 588
87% 581 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 77%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 460-$90
CLim: 1212 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.6.2
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
27.5% Poor
Lighting 75.6
Reflection 80.9
Parallax 93
25% 83.2 fps
MRender 64
Gravity 69.2
Splatting 76.4
29% 69.9 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 27.5%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$110
128GB free
Firmware: EXM03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 454
Mixed 467
106% 477 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 94.9
4K Mixed 41.5
166% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 43
DQ Write 95.4
DQ Mixed 28.4
33% 55.6 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 102%
Great: 124%
OCZ VERTEX3 60GB
31GB free
Firmware: 2.15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
53.9% Above average
Read 369
Write 77.5
Mixed 123
41% 190 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 80.2
4K Mixed 15.2
111% 42.5 MB/s
DQ Read 32.4
DQ Write 80.6
DQ Mixed 13.3
22% 42.1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 59%
Seagate ST2000VM003-1CT164 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: SC23 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Read 163
Write 150
Mixed 147
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.14
71% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
783GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
47.5% Average
Read 86.3
Write 79.2
Mixed 70
59% 78.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.33
78% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 67%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
676GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
60.7% Good
Read 115
Write 96.4
Mixed 79.6
72% 97 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.61
130% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-400.A00LF 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
51.7% Above average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.2
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 17.1
48% 17 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 51.7%
Great: 60%
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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 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $884
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