Asus MAXIMUS VII RANGER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics28.3% 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 Drive86.8% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 99% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII RANGER  (all builds)
Memory18.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140613
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 21:36
Run Duration263 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
70.3% Very good
SC Int 117
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 294
QC Float 319
QC Mixed 329
71% 314 Pts
MC Int 389
MC Float 420
MC Mixed 460
63% 423 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.6.2
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
28.3% Poor
Lighting 92.8
Reflection 86.4
Parallax 82.7
27% 87.3 fps
MRender 60.3
Gravity 52
Splatting 77.4
33% 63.2 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 28.3%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$250
56GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 496
Write 342
Mixed 353
88% 397 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 82.3
4K Mixed 23
137% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 43.8
DQ Write 234
DQ Mixed 60.8
70% 113 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 98%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
255GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
79.7% Very good
Read 160
Write 117
Mixed 126
101% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.23
79% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 108%
Seagate Backup+ BL 1TB
0GB free
Firmware: 0835
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
21.5% Poor
Read 34.5
Write 40.1
Mixed 37.2
28% 37.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.28
4K Mixed 0.2
64% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 21.5%
Great: 55%
Generic- SD/MMC 32GB
30GB free, PID 6362
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
15.2% Very poor
Read 19.2
Write 14.5
Mixed 12.8
19% 15.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.55
4K Write 2.67
4K Mixed 0.49
124% 2.57 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 15.2%
Great: 21%
WD My Passport 0827 2TB
1GB free, PID 0827
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
15.8% Very poor
Read 35.9
Write 36
Mixed 34.2
46% 35.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 0.86
4K Mixed 0.17
36% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 15.8%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CM3X8GA2133C11Y4 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
72.8% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.7
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 13.9
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 51
78% 51 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 79%
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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 RANGER Builds (Compare 3,447 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII RANGER - $283

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,206
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