Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics36.5% 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)
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 VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 11:40
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
78.2% Very good
SC Int 107
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 107
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 364
QC Float 378
QC Mixed 390
86% 377 Pts
MC Int 525
MC Float 578
MC Mixed 559
83% 554 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Asus(1043 85E5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2775 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (98 fps cap detected)
36.5% Below average
Lighting 98.5
Reflection 98.1
Parallax 98.2
30% 98.3 fps
MRender 98.5
Gravity 97.2
Splatting 96.9
41% 97.5 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 175%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$239
221GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 4,799
Write 4154
Mixed 4,038
965% 4,330 MB/s
4K Read 345
4K Write 185
4K Mixed 215
897% 249 MB/s
DQ Read 680
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 510
380% 513 MB/s
Poor: 74% Great: 126%
WD Se 2TB (2013)-$125
183GB free
Firmware: 01.01AX1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 98 97 99 99 99 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
60.3% Good
Read 111
Write 100
Mixed 66
SusWrite 98.3
69% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1
216% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
60% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.6
59% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 20
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 60%
Great: 63%
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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 VI HERO Builds (Compare 5,894 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $957
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $366Nvidia GTX 1070 $379Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $159Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $85
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $113Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $93
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $95SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $711SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $100SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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