Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics64.9% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.4 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 23:34
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 259
91% 194 Pts
4-Core 490
8-Core 681
76% 586 Pts
64-Core 676
45% 676 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$399
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
64.9% Good
Lighting 203
Reflection 176
Parallax 196
62% 192 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 189
Splatting 124
67% 154 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$195
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,673
Write 7,099
Mixed 7,107
1,628% 7,293 MB/s
4K Read 617
4K Write 277
4K Mixed 374
1,560% 422 MB/s
DQ Read 1,325
DQ Write 775
DQ Mixed 868
695% 989 MB/s
Poor: 69% Great: 127%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$138
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 149 152 152 153 151 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Read 147
Write 140
Mixed 89.3
SusWrite 152
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.1
217% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 97%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$67
900GB free
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 178 180 166 183 177 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
82% Excellent
Read 113
Write 77.5
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 173
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
120% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 82%
Great: 113%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$200
597GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 117 117 117 118 117 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
73% Very good
Read 137
Write 119
Mixed 67.8
SusWrite 117
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.1
217% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 73%
Great: 98%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$98
2TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 143 145 144 145 145 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Read 161
Write 152
Mixed 95.3
SusWrite 144
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.9
189% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 102%
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 (86th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 27.4
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 26.1
66% 23.1 GB/s
Latency 45.9
87% 45.9 ns
Poor: 42%
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 11,254 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

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