Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 77.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics22.4% 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 Drive108% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 00:24
Run Duration200 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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-$440
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
77.5% Very good
SC Int 120
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 115
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 386
QC Mixed 362
84% 370 Pts
MC Int 603
MC Float 659
MC Mixed 644
95% 636 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
EVGA(3842 6284) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (60 fps cap detected)
22.4% Poor
Lighting 60
Reflection 60
Parallax 60
19% 60 fps
MRender 60
Gravity 60
Splatting 60
25% 60 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 22.4%
Great: 138%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$92
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 265 259 267 266 269 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 468
Write 452
Mixed 359
SusWrite 273
87% 388 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 56.5
179% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 358
270% 360 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 108%
Great: 126%
Kingston A400 120GB-$20
73GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 128 122 150 183 131 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
38.5% Below average
Read 286
Write 87.8
Mixed 93
SusWrite 154
34% 155 MB/s
4K Read 17.6
4K Write 23.3
4K Mixed 12.8
55% 17.9 MB/s
DQ Read 19.3
DQ Write 20.5
DQ Mixed 18.8
14% 19.5 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 79%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
383GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 155 149 153 154 153 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 101
Mixed 81
SusWrite 152
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
180% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$150
5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 163 169 173 170 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
78% Very good
Read 103
Write 112
Mixed 57.3
SusWrite 168
80% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 0.6
215% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 78%
Great: 93%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 201 201 207 206 200 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Read 109
Write 88.2
Mixed 72.2
SusWrite 200
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$80
278GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 122 118 125 125 121 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
58.9% Above average
Read 83
Write 85.7
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 122
66% 90.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
163% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 97%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
446GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 109 106 109 109 107 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 138
Write 105
Mixed 76
SusWrite 108
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
59.8% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 21.5
MC Mixed 18.5
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 22.7
SC Mixed 18.6
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 57.6
70% 57.6 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 64%
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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 6,112 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,103
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $345Nvidia GTX 1070 $380Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $92
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $145Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $208Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $99
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $112Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $651SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $73Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $85SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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