Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 93.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics63% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 1 month old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20141111
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 15:20
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 127
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 449
QC Float 476
QC Mixed 464
105% 463 Pts
MC Int 657
MC Float 700
MC Mixed 692
102% 683 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$350
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 365.19
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
63% Good
Lighting 193
Reflection 173
Parallax 192
60% 186 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 181
Splatting 121
65% 151 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 63%
Great: 73%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$60
418GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 129
Write 109
Mixed 118
89% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.03
4K Write 0.66
4K Mixed 0.16
31% 0.28 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
62.7% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 19.1
61% 21.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 19.9
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 59.2
68% 59.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 62%
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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 5,659 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $922
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