Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
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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 84.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics9.02% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 16 '19 at 18:52
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 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 i7-4770K-$293
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 114
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 409
QC Float 431
QC Mixed 421
95% 421 Pts
MC Int 578
MC Float 607
MC Mixed 610
90% 598 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 250E
Sapphire(174B E213) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.300.1025.1001
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
9.02% Terrible
Lighting 0.2
Reflection 35.8
Parallax 43.3
5% 26.4 fps
MRender 24.2
Gravity 27.2
Splatting 37.3
12% 29.6 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 9.02%
Great: 15%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Red 2.5" 750GB (2013)-$63
653GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 63 65 75 82 92 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
51.7% Above average
Read 105
Write 110
Mixed 59.2
SusWrite 75.2
64% 87.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 51.7%
Great: 59%
SanDisk Cruzer U 16GB
11GB free, PID 55a5
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3 4.5 6.6 6.7 6.6 6.6 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
8.58% Terrible
Read 22.6
Write 12.7
Mixed 14.4
SusWrite 5.7
17% 13.8 MB/s
4K Read 4.2
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 2.4
131% 2.53 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.58%
Great: 12%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2133 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 2133 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
51.4% Above average
MC Read 18.7
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 15.2
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 18.8
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 122%
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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 6,529 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $985
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