Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 28.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics66.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive65.4% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 05:33
Run Duration274 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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-$477
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
28.5% Poor
SC Int 25.6
SC Float 28.9
SC Mixed 24.3
21% 26.3 Pts
QC Int 94.5
QC Float 116
QC Mixed 125
25% 112 Pts
MC Int 448
MC Float 608
MC Mixed 605
82% 553 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$285
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
66.4% Good
Lighting 170
Reflection 197
Parallax 211
57% 193 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 206
Splatting 158
73% 171 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate 600 Pro 240GB-$148
7GB free
Firmware: B690 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
65.4% Good
Read 455
Write 332
Mixed 437
91% 408 MB/s
4K Read 16.4
4K Write 35.4
4K Mixed 22.5
72% 24.8 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 77
DQ Mixed 37.1
43% 75.8 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 97%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$80
2TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 165
Mixed 162
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1.17
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.21
112% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 113%
Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 1TB-$96
82GB free
Firmware: ST6OA31B Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
35.5% Below average
Read 63.8
Write 59.4
Mixed 61
46% 61.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.42
102% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 60%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 3TB
1TB free, PID a208
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
38.5% Below average
Read 88.8
Write 91.8
Mixed 75.7
109% 85.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.17
69% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 49%
Seagate Portable 1TB
186GB free, PID 2300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
13.6% Very poor
Read 28.3
Write 38.4
Mixed 35.5
46% 34.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 0.31
4K Mixed 0.15
18% 0.32 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 13.6%
Great: 16%
WD My Book 1TB
94GB free, PID 1100
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
19.5% Very poor
Read 38.2
Write 38
Mixed 8.87
34% 28.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.35
75% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 19.5%
Great: 21%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
72.4% Very good
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 26.8
84% 29.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 4.7
SC Mixed 7.5
20% 6.97 GB/s
Latency 104
38% 104 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 87%
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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: 63% - Good Total price: $1,195
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