Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics52.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive76% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateOct 16 '19 at 01:51
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 258
91% 194 Pts
4-Core 515
8-Core 681
78% 598 Pts
64-Core 672
45% 672 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$170
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
52.5% Above average
Lighting 201
Reflection 175
Parallax 192
51% 189 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 198
Splatting 158
54% 169 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GS 128GB-$150
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.20
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 112 111 115 108 107 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 375
Write 134
Mixed 189
SusWrite 112
45% 203 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 41.3
154% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 136
DQ Mixed 140
108% 148 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 76%
Great: 91%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 175 175 174 175 176 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 160
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 175
109% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
123% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 1866 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
39.1% Below average
MC Read 12.9
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 11
35% 12.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 12.6
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 54.9
73% 54.9 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 39%
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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 7,445 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $989
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