Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics47% 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 Drive100% 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.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140128
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 11:46
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 i7-4770K-$490
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
75.4% Very good
SC Int 115
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 106
89% 112 Pts
QC Int 364
QC Float 376
QC Mixed 366
84% 368 Pts
MC Int 566
MC Float 599
MC Mixed 592
88% 586 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Asus(1043 8465) 2GB
CLim: 1215 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
47% Average
Lighting 127
Reflection 100
Parallax 162
43% 130 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 146
Splatting 82.3
50% 114 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 47%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZ7LN256HMJP-00000 256GB
118GB free
Firmware: MAV0100Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 489
Mixed 501
111% 495 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 28.7
162% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 35.9
DQ Write 99.9
DQ Mixed 26.9
32% 54.2 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 100%
Great: 129%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$115
46GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 482
Write 310
Mixed 340
84% 377 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 79.4
4K Mixed 18.7
125% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 39.6
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 18.8
50% 99.2 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 94%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
542GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 145
Mixed 143
118% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 2.52
4K Mixed 0.23
101% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 2400 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
55.3% Above average
MC Read 20
MC Write 20.5
MC Mixed 16.2
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 18.9
52% 18.1 GB/s
Latency 73.4
54% 73.4 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS VI HERO Builds (Compare 2,899 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 71%
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Workstation
Workstation 53%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,297
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