Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
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 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 88%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics50.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive24% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 0 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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140716
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 23:01
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 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 i7-4790K-$339
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
88% Excellent
SC Int 123
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 443
QC Mixed 432
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 634
MC Float 681
MC Mixed 684
100% 666 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
50.7% Above average
Lighting 160
Reflection 146
Parallax 132
44% 146 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 160
Splatting 124
74% 144 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$130
0GB free
Firmware: DXM0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
24% Poor
Read 108
Write 62
Mixed 96.6
20% 88.7 MB/s
4K Read 4.14
4K Write 26.4
4K Mixed 10.4
34% 13.6 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 63.8
DQ Mixed 39.1
51% 94.3 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 24%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$79
2TB free
Firmware: CC43
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
99% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 160
Mixed 146
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.2
76% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 99%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1866 C8 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
69.2% Good
MC Read 24.7
MC Write 25
MC Mixed 21.5
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 22.7
SC Mixed 20.8
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 49.7
80% 49.7 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 73%
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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 5,037 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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: $925
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