Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 29%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 25%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics88.6% 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 Drive87.2% 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.
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 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).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130701
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 21:09
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th 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-$430
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
25% Poor
SC Int 26.2
SC Float 27.8
SC Mixed 23.7
21% 25.9 Pts
QC Int 91.8
QC Float 137
QC Mixed 98.7
25% 109 Pts
MC Int 400
MC Float 524
MC Mixed 593
75% 506 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 25%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$370
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Lighting 147
Reflection 168
Parallax 327
66% 214 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 307
Splatting 227
106% 245 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 110%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
623GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 526
Write 833
Mixed 623
149% 661 MB/s
4K Read 8.06
4K Write 13.7
4K Mixed 7.54
29% 9.76 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 5.25
43% 98.6 MB/s
Poor: 107%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 368%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 2400 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
49.6% Average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 20.9
MC Mixed 16.3
55% 19.1 GB/s
SC Read 7.1
SC Write 5.6
SC Mixed 7.2
19% 6.63 GB/s
Latency 87.5
46% 87.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 85%
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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 5,071 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $1,065
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