Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 80.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics86.2% 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 Drive18.8% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20131009
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 17:27
Run Duration239 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 115
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 420
QC Float 416
QC Mixed 390
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 587
MC Float 622
MC Mixed 615
91% 608 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1564 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
86.2% Excellent
Lighting 275
Reflection 242
Parallax 270
84% 262 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 248
Splatting 170
88% 202 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 90%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$290
339GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
219% Outstanding
Read 1,315
Write 1,206
Mixed 1,303
285% 1,275 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 69.9
236% 87.4 MB/s
DQ Read 458
DQ Write 417
DQ Mixed 222
226% 366 MB/s
Poor: 200%
This bench: 219%
Great: 323%
SanDisk Ultra II 120GB-$165
0GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
18.8% Very poor
Read 142
Write 15.2
Mixed 22.3
13% 59.7 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 5.04
4K Mixed 3.23
44% 11 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 18.8%
Great: 79%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$91
365GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
44.6% Average
Read 84.7
Write 70.6
Mixed 35.1
47% 63.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.41
99% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 64%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$35
116GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 103
Write 117
Mixed 38.9
63% 86.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.31
84% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 71%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$35
63GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
41.4% Average
Read 69.9
Write 74.3
Mixed 63.6
52% 69.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.34
93% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 71%
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 @ 1616 MHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
59.8% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 18.8
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 21.3
SC Mixed 19.8
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 59.8%
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 VI HERO Builds (Compare 2,436 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,315
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