Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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 Drive112% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory24.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150224
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJun 13 '18 at 23:32
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$365
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
85% Excellent
SC Int 128
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 125
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 408
QC Float 416
QC Mixed 407
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 580
MC Float 594
MC Mixed 636
90% 603 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 85%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2552 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
143% Outstanding
Lighting 466
Reflection 407
Parallax 474
145% 449 fps
MRender 256
Gravity 444
Splatting 269
142% 323 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 143%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$155
221GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 722
Write 546
Mixed 556
135% 608 MB/s
4K Read 52.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 31.7
177% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 450
DQ Write 369
DQ Mixed 164
190% 328 MB/s
Poor: 150%
This bench: 132%
Great: 257%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 414
Mixed 418
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 45.3
176% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 317
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 105
128% 226 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 112%
Great: 124%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$50
37GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
79.5% Very good
Read 486
Write 353
Mixed 406
92% 415 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 3.92
104% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 199
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 23.2
74% 159 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
430GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 140
Mixed 135
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.29
90% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
58% Above average
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 18.2
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 18.9
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 58%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VII HERO Builds (Compare 8,237 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $780
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