Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 94%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics64.5% 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)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 16:49
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 way above expectations (87th percentile)
94% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 131
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 462
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 465
106% 470 Pts
MC Int 641
MC Float 684
MC Mixed 676
100% 667 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 94%
Great: 98%
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 (64th percentile)
64.5% Good
Lighting 200
Reflection 176
Parallax 195
61% 190 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 189
Splatting 121
67% 154 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$92
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,568
Write 6,893
Mixed 7,120
1,606% 7,193 MB/s
4K Read 649
4K Write 264
4K Mixed 355
1,578% 423 MB/s
DQ Read 1,285
DQ Write 748
DQ Mixed 649
582% 894 MB/s
Poor: 73% Great: 128%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$140
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 149 151 153 153 151 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Read 147
Write 146
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 152
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
231% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$80
1TB free
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 184 192 188 192 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 134
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 190
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 108%
Great: 114%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$249
511GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 119 119 120 119 119 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 156
Write 144
Mixed 89.8
SusWrite 119
94% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
215% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 79%
Great: 100%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$115
2TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 143 145 146 146 146 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 150
Write 156
Mixed 95.5
SusWrite 145
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
211% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 100%
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 (88th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 27.3
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 26.1
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 45.4
88% 45.4 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 90%
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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 8,976 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $785
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