Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 76.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics20.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive83.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime1 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 02:08
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$400
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
76.7% Very good
SC Int 114
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 374
QC Mixed 358
85% 373 Pts
MC Int 565
MC Float 606
MC Mixed 600
88% 590 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$300
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
20.9% Poor
Lighting 45.2
Reflection 34
Parallax 59.8
16% 46.3 fps
MRender 48.4
Gravity 66.6
Splatting 60.4
25% 58.5 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 20.9%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$289
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 202 174 98 95 90 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 486
Write 439
Mixed 302
SusWrite 125
75% 338 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 93.7
4K Mixed 40
150% 55.5 MB/s
DQ Read 229
DQ Write 218
DQ Mixed 138
127% 195 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 117%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$132
43GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 46 48 49 49 49 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
37.8% Below average
Read 83.5
Write 83.2
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 47.5
52% 69.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
163% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 56%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 91 100 99 101 102 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 109
Write 104
Mixed 70.5
SusWrite 94
69% 94.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
69.5% Good
MC Read 24.6
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 22.1
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 21.3
SC Mixed 22.4
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 54
74% 54 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 71%
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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 4,477 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $990
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