Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 82.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics64.7% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 05 '19 at 18:44
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 below expectations (34th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 450
QC Float 467
QC Mixed 376
98% 431 Pts
MC Int 635
MC Float 684
MC Mixed 665
99% 661 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
64.7% Good
Lighting 202
Reflection 176
Parallax 195
62% 191 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 189
Splatting 123
67% 154 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,966
Write 6,802
Mixed 7,059
1,622% 7,276 MB/s
4K Read 630
4K Write 267
4K Mixed 341
1,532% 412 MB/s
DQ Read 1,310
DQ Write 766
DQ Mixed 574
552% 883 MB/s
Poor: 72% Great: 126%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$140
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 150 153 153 153 151 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Read 144
Write 142
Mixed 94.8
SusWrite 152
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$91
900GB free
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 177 172 173 181 168 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Read 118
Write 67.2
Mixed 74.8
SusWrite 173
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 113%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$225
597GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 118 120 120 120 119 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
70.9% Very good
Read 128
Write 123
Mixed 77.3
SusWrite 119
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1
208% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 100%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$110
2TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 145 146 146 146 146 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Read 151
Write 156
Mixed 85
SusWrite 145
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
205% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 101%
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 way above expectations (90th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
MC Read 32
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 27.3
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 24.4
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 45.7
88% 45.7 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VII HERO Builds (Compare 10,175 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: 75% - Very good Total price: $831
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