Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 86.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics126% 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 Drive43% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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 VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory6.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 17:03
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$449
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
86.2% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 114
91% 113 Pts
QC Int 442
QC Float 441
QC Mixed 439
100% 441 Pts
MC Int 543
MC Float 592
MC Mixed 610
87% 582 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 400
Reflection 393
Parallax 400
124% 398 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 390
Splatting 241
127% 290 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 126%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin Chronos 120GB-$78
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 501ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
43% Average
Read 180
Write 105
Mixed 137
31% 141 MB/s
4K Read 18.1
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 8.29
95% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 19.3
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 40.5
37% 53.4 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 43%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
542GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 149
Write 146
Mixed 138
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 2.44
4K Mixed 0.28
129% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 109%
Seagate ST3250620AS 250GB-$33
189GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
40.9% Average
Read 72.3
Write 70
Mixed 68.6
53% 70.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.39
4K Mixed 0.41
100% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2133 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (54th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
50.7% Above average
MC Read 18.2
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 14.9
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 16.6
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 77%
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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 4,768 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,216
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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