Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 85.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics92.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive80.2% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory25.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170124
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 22:42
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i7-5775C-$383
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
85.5% Excellent
SC Int 121
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 127
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 403
QC Float 421
QC Mixed 403
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 600
MC Float 688
MC Mixed 667
97% 652 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
EVGA(3842 4991) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Lighting 294
Reflection 267
Parallax 327
95% 296 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 268
Splatting 180
91% 210 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin Reactor 1TB-$263
350GB free
Firmware: N1007C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 426
Mixed 457
103% 463 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 92.7
4K Mixed 34.5
135% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 98.1
DQ Mixed 21.2
28% 49.1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 103%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$228
58GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Read 518
Write 221
Mixed 311
77% 350 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 84
4K Mixed 21.3
122% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 168
DQ Mixed 20.2
72% 163 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 107%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$60
539GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 147
Mixed 132
116% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2.24
4K Mixed 0.22
101% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 45
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 35.3
108% 37.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 21.9
SC Mixed 25.6
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 33.7
119% 33.7 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 104%
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 5,684 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $929
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