Asus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
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 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 88.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics101% 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.
Boot Drive93.8% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151028
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 19:37
Run Duration236 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 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 i7-4790K-$366
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
SC Int 130
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 131
104% 131 Pts
QC Int 476
QC Float 461
QC Mixed 416
102% 451 Pts
MC Int 656
MC Float 701
MC Mixed 692
102% 683 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 316
Reflection 304
Parallax 311
97% 310 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 289
Splatting 231
104% 242 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 240GB-$105
138GB free
Firmware: X21200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 472
Mixed 433
104% 468 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 17.3
128% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 32.2
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 48.3
77% 138 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 105%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$55
247GB free
Firmware: CC24 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 119
Write 116
Mixed 99
83% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 0.86
4K Mixed 0.24
78% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 107%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$99
320GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Read 110
Write 97.5
Mixed 107
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.18
76% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 66%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
101GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
45.7% Average
Read 78.6
Write 80.4
Mixed 76.7
59% 78.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.27
101% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$55
38GB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
79.8% Very good
Read 146
Write 132
Mixed 119
99% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.22
68% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 107%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 64GB-$21
14GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
14.9% Very poor
Read 37.1
Write 14.8
Mixed 16.7
25% 22.8 MB/s
4K Read 4.73
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.72
100% 2.38 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
86.6% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 32.9
MC Mixed 26.5
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 29.8
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 45.8
87% 45.8 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 103%
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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 VII FORMULA - $284

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,299
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