Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 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 86.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics74.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive45.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141111
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 10:11
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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-$352
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
86.5% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 127
103% 128 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 429
QC Mixed 414
95% 419 Pts
MC Int 619
MC Float 665
MC Mixed 641
96% 642 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Asus(1043 8518) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Lighting 234
Reflection 212
Parallax 235
72% 227 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 217
Splatting 150
77% 177 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 120GB-$61
12GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
45.8% Average
Read 290
Write 113
Mixed 147
40% 183 MB/s
4K Read 14.5
4K Write 82.7
4K Mixed 11.6
81% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 73.8
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 24.1
37% 68.1 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
747GB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 152
Write 151
Mixed 145
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.22
87% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
30.8% Below average
MC Read 10.4
MC Write 10
MC Mixed 8.2
27% 9.53 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 11
SC Mixed 9.7
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 66%
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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 7,093 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $826
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