Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 76.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics127% 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 Drive71.4% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130819
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 10:32
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 (41st percentile)
76.1% Very good
SC Int 115
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 111
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 374
QC Float 397
QC Mixed 365
86% 379 Pts
MC Int 542
MC Float 575
MC Mixed 563
84% 560 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$524
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 412
Reflection 381
Parallax 402
126% 398 fps
MRender 233
Gravity 391
Splatting 246
127% 290 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 127%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme 240GB-$179
56GB free
Firmware: R201 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
71.4% Very good
Read 520
Write 201
Mixed 304
75% 342 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 12.5
123% 52.1 MB/s
DQ Read 34.2
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 63.3
53% 72.8 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 84%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$74
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 45% Great: 86%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$60
733GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 167
Mixed 153
125% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.23
111% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
54.8% Above average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 20.9
MC Mixed 17.3
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 17
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 65%
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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 3,310 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,255
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