Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics136% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive117% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130819
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 15 '19 at 19:44
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4770K-$293
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
71.7% Very good
1-Core 112
2-Core 212
77% 162 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 587
62% 485 Pts
64-Core 582
39% 582 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Lighting 530
Reflection 498
Parallax 610
139% 546 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 528
Splatting 268
137% 352 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 136%
Great: 146%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 412 440 436 295 229 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 482
Mixed 370
SusWrite 364
96% 424 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 56.9
192% 67.6 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 360
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 117%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
27% Poor
MC Read 8.5
MC Write 9.1
MC Mixed 7.4
24% 8.33 GB/s
SC Read 8.1
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 8.2
24% 8.37 GB/s
Latency 71
56% 71 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 27%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS VI HERO Builds (Compare 7,492 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $989
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