Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 32%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 32.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics70.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive72.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150427
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 01:51
Run Duration174 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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 4 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
32.9% Below average
SC Int 23.7
SC Float 22.8
SC Mixed 20.7
18% 22.4 Pts
QC Int 92.9
QC Float 138
QC Mixed 160
29% 130 Pts
MC Int 515
MC Float 632
MC Mixed 669
90% 605 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 32.9%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
EVGA(3842 2982) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
70.8% Very good
Lighting 151
Reflection 184
Parallax 248
58% 194 fps
MRender 176
Gravity 225
Splatting 159
81% 187 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB-$209
365GB free
Firmware: X21200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
72.6% Very good
Read 488
Write 479
Mixed 476
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 38
4K Mixed 13.2
72% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 25.5
DQ Write 96.5
DQ Mixed 14.2
24% 45.4 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$49
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 161
Mixed 167
127% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.12
4K Mixed 0.31
90% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB-$145
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
69.2% Good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 26.8
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 6.9
SC Write 4.5
SC Mixed 7.9
18% 6.43 GB/s
Latency 126
32% 126 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 87%
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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 4,471 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $870
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