Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 91.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 4 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130425
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 15:59
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 i5-4670K-$270
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 123
99% 123 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 497
QC Mixed 483
111% 490 Pts
MC Int 496
MC Float 495
MC Mixed 444
72% 478 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$249
CLim: 1418 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
62% Good
Lighting 190
Reflection 176
Parallax 186
58% 184 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 178
Splatting 123
65% 150 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 62%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$93
66GB free
Firmware: BBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
71.9% Very good
Read 490
Write 233
Mixed 268
73% 330 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 12.6
110% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 121
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 45.4
64% 116 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 77%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$38
745GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 193
Mixed 174
137% 182 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.88
4K Mixed 0.32
98% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2133 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
78.2% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 25.3
78% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 25.4
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 54.8
73% 54.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 81%
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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 2,923 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,287
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