Asus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 88.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics3.47% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive73.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory26.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141001
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '20 at 17:03
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Memory 96.7
1-Core 129
2-Core 230
90% 152 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 650
69% 541 Pts
64-Core 674
45% 674 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.5144
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
3.47% Terrible
Lighting 13.3
Reflection 19.1
Parallax 25.2
4% 19.2 fps
MRender 24.3
Gravity 8
Splatting 20.3
4% 17.5 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.47%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 256 255 267 271 258 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
73.9% Very good
Read 512
Write 378
Mixed 348
SusWrite 250
83% 372 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 21.7
4K Mixed 24.2
94% 26.7 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 79
DQ Mixed 163
133% 197 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 124%
WD My Book 1230 4TB
2TB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 116 116 117 116 117 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
47.3% Average
Read 116
Write 111
Mixed 84.4
SusWrite 114
144% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
91% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 61%
WD My Book 1230 4TB
973GB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 146 150 149 149 151 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
53.5% Above average
Read 102
Write 99.2
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 145
148% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
109% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 31.7
MC Mixed 25.9
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 26.9
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 97%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VII FORMULA Builds (Compare 633 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 89%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA - $284

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,182
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