Asus MAXIMUS VII GENE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 81.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics22.9% 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)
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, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII GENE  (all builds)
Memory7.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151028
Uptime3.2 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 11:00
Run Duration214 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 above expectations (62nd percentile)
81.9% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 115
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 397
QC Float 394
QC Mixed 401
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 588
MC Float 626
MC Mixed 613
91% 609 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1346 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
22.9% Poor
Lighting 69.4
Reflection 45
Parallax 66.6
21% 60.3 fps
MRender 52.7
Gravity 72.5
Splatting 40.1
24% 55.1 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 22.9%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$115
14GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 59% Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$115
1TB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
39.7% Below average
Read 63.9
Write 74.6
Mixed 72
53% 70.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 0.75
4K Mixed 0.44
76% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 74%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$96
453GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
60.5% Good
Read 114
Write 97.1
Mixed 86.8
74% 99.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.17
83% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 89%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 124GB
61GB free, PID 5591, sandisk ultra
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Read 146
Write 101
Mixed 112
147% 120 MB/s
4K Read 4.12
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.99
135% 2.55 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 53%
SRT USB 32GB
30GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
16.8% Very poor
Read 37.5
Write 35.4
Mixed 18.6
37% 30.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.37
4K Write 0.77
4K Mixed 0.75
72% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 16.8%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 2400 MHz clocked @ 2448 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 32.8
MC Mixed 25.6
81% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 21.9
SC Mixed 24
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 48.3
83% 48.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 91%
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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 GENE Builds (Compare 505 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII GENE - $239

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,131
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