Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 96.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics143% 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 Drive96.6% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 06:07
Run Duration216 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 134
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 350
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 475
96% 426 Pts
MC Int 658
MC Float 704
MC Mixed 694
103% 685 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$469
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2702 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
143% Outstanding
Lighting 458
Reflection 427
Parallax 454
141% 446 fps
MRender 267
Gravity 447
Splatting 277
145% 330 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 143%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
131GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 484
Write 349
Mixed 351
88% 395 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 28
147% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 80.2
114% 215 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 115%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$86
50GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 411
Mixed 419
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 50.1
193% 67.7 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 107
134% 240 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 118%
Great: 124%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$75
822GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 146
Mixed 136
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.39
4K Mixed 0.3
115% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 500GB-$76
284GB free
Firmware: SD1A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
54% Above average
Read 91.8
Write 96.4
Mixed 86.2
69% 91.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.51
114% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 54%
Great: 59%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
171GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
59.5% Above average
Read 102
Write 105
Mixed 97.9
76% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.34
92% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 75%
WD My Passport Essential USB 3.0 1TB
92GB free, PID 0730
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
29.5% Poor
Read 77
Write 64.5
Mixed 60.4
84% 67.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.1
51% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 29.5%
Great: 34%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 2133 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.2
MC Write 32.9
MC Mixed 27.8
88% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 26.9
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 42.7
94% 42.7 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 87.7%
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 5,010 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
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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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HDDRAMUSB
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