Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
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 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 75.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics97.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive51.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 05 '19 at 06:34
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790S-$284
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
75.1% Very good
1-Core 115
2-Core 227
80% 171 Pts
4-Core 409
8-Core 552
63% 480 Pts
64-Core 564
38% 564 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 440.97
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Lighting 335
Reflection 305
Parallax 320
88% 320 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 376
Splatting 241
99% 274 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$34
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 90 134 108 83 80 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 382
Write 360
Mixed 348
SusWrite 105
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 14.6
4K Write 58.1
4K Mixed 10.3
66% 27.7 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 32.4
83% 170 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 86%
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
92GB free
Firmware: 5KDA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 239 234 228 231 234 234 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 835
Write 761
Mixed 671
SusWrite 233
140% 625 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 35.9
167% 66.4 MB/s
DQ Read 772
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 474
372% 527 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 122%
Great: 148%
WD Black 500GB (2008)-$40
84GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 79 79 79 76 77 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
43.9% Average
Read 74.8
Write 72.2
Mixed 60.7
SusWrite 77.7
53% 71.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$40
149GB free
Firmware: CC38
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 85 87 89 86 85 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
52.6% Above average
Read 97.8
Write 85
Mixed 57.5
SusWrite 85.4
60% 81.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 1
170% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 70%
Seagate ST31000520AS 1TB-$250
181GB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 72 71 69 68 66 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 60.7
Write 54.2
Mixed 40.3
SusWrite 69.1
41% 56.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$40
145GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 90 93 93 94 93 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
51.8% Above average
Read 88.7
Write 76.1
Mixed 59.8
SusWrite 91.8
58% 79.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
58.9% Above average
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 16.6
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 19.9
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $883
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