Asus MAXIMUS VII IMPACT

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 88.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics65.7% 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 3 months 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII IMPACT  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140718
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 08:33
Run Duration89 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 (50th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 130
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 468
QC Float 487
QC Mixed 444
106% 466 Pts
MC Int 492
MC Float 471
MC Mixed 467
72% 477 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
Gigabyte(1458 366F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
65.7% Good
Lighting 194
Reflection 177
Parallax 219
63% 197 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 190
Splatting 130
68% 157 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 72%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$57
626GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
51.1% Above average
Read 89.6
Write 88.8
Mixed 93.5
68% 90.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 0.87
4K Mixed 0.23
60% 0.51 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1904 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
70.8% Very good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 22.2
69% 24.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 23.7
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 51.2
78% 51.2 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 70.8%
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 IMPACT Builds (Compare 244 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII IMPACT - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,179
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