Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 84.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive117% 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.
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 VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 20:53
Run Duration195 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 (51st percentile)
84.8% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 126
99% 123 Pts
QC Int 387
QC Float 413
QC Mixed 402
91% 401 Pts
MC Int 607
MC Float 665
MC Mixed 650
96% 641 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
PowerColor(148C 2358) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1125 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.7.1
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Lighting 199
Reflection 162
Parallax 291
72% 217 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 182
Splatting 196
72% 173 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$240
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 319 348 288 274 309 199 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 470
Write 444
Mixed 404
SusWrite 290
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 63.5
206% 73.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 117%
Great: 133%
WD Blue 1TB-$200
290GB free
Firmware: X41100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 291 316 324 302 303 299 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Read 373
Write 347
Mixed 282
SusWrite 306
74% 327 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 86.8
4K Mixed 44.8
158% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 207
162% 225 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 105%
WD Blue 1TB-$200
31GB free
Firmware: X41100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 349 250 135 153 182 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 458
Mixed 331
SusWrite 232
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 50.7
183% 67.6 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 247
208% 304 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 105%
Great: 105%
WD Blue 1TB-$200
14GB free
Firmware: X41100WD
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 502
Write 456
Mixed 356
97% 438 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 51
182% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 222
179% 255 MB/s
Poor: 67% Great: 105%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$119
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 162 165 163 167 163 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 159
Mixed 87
SusWrite 164
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 111%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
3.5TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 104 103 100 104 100 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
41.8% Average
Read 110
Write 99.5
Mixed 68
SusWrite 102
126% 94.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.2
49% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
84.6% Excellent
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 31.7
MC Mixed 27.2
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 26.1
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 45.4
88% 45.4 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 88%
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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 7,948 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: 76% - Very good Total price: $802
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