Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 80.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics63.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170124
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 20:51
Run Duration182 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
SC Int 134
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 124
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 378
QC Float 401
QC Mixed 372
87% 384 Pts
MC Int 673
MC Float 630
MC Mixed 636
97% 646 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$330
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
63.2% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 178
Parallax 195
58% 186 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 182
Splatting 132
67% 155 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M6e PCIe M.2 128GB-$190
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.04 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 675
Write 321
Mixed 327
97% 441 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 93.9
4K Mixed 46.7
164% 58.7 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 217
194% 292 MB/s
Poor: 69% Great: 107%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$135
85GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 480 477 481 485 482 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 478
Mixed 365
SusWrite 480
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 53.7
190% 73.7 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 359
267% 352 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 123%
Great: 126%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$135
18GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 492
Write 455
Mixed 366
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 55.1
196% 75.1 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 355
269% 361 MB/s
Poor: 67% Great: 126%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$115
331GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 481 478 484 485 485 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 469
Write 458
Mixed 374
SusWrite 481
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 61.3
213% 76.8 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 317
244% 334 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 130%
Great: 134%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$54
790GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 44 29 38 33 53 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
36% Below average
Read 86.8
Write 102
Mixed 48
SusWrite 38.7
51% 69 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.2
66% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 36%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2133 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2176 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
77.2% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 25
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 22.2
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 51.2
78% 51.2 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 80%
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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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Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $795
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