Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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 85.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics133% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131121
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJan 12 '18 at 22:37
Run Duration82 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU 17%

 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 i7-4770K-$430
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
SC Int 124
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 468
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 405
100% 442 Pts
MC Int 619
MC Float 666
MC Mixed 655
97% 647 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$469
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 429
Reflection 397
Parallax 414
131% 413 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 416
Splatting 256
134% 306 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 133%
Great: 140%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$279
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM05B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 62% Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1400 MHz clocked @ 1800 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
66.3% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 24.5
MC Mixed 20.8
66% 23 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 21.9
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $1,055
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