Asus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 85.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics79.7% 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 Drive38.3% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151028
Uptime4.2 Days
Run DateDec 21 '20 at 06:21
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Memory 96.5
1-Core 122
2-Core 228
88% 149 Pts
4-Core 398
8-Core 640
66% 519 Pts
64-Core 642
43% 642 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
79.7% Very good
Lighting 98.6
Reflection 116
Parallax 112
80% 109 fps
MRender 98.8
Gravity 98.7
Splatting 86.4
80% 94.6 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team T253LE240G 240GB
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMBB.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 80 5.9 6 178 32 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
38.3% Below average
Read 369
Write 341
Mixed 35.5
SusWrite 73.5
45% 205 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 22
4K Mixed 11.5
62% 19 MB/s
DQ Read 26.4
DQ Write 14.5
DQ Mixed 17.1
14% 19.3 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 38.3%
Great: 91%
Seagate Backup+ Desk 5TB
88GB free
Firmware: 0406
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 79 84 83 85 84 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
9.49% Terrible
Read 62
Write 76.9
Mixed 79.8
SusWrite 82.1
17% 75.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 10
4K Mixed 0.6
7% 3.67 MB/s
DQ Read 1.1
DQ Write 4.2
DQ Mixed 2.2
2% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 9.49%
Great: 18%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$110
1TB free
Firmware: CC98
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 110 111 109 109 114 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 113
Write 108
Mixed 49.1
SusWrite 111
69% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.7
124% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1869DT1TX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
68.7% Good
MC Read 24.1
MC Write 25.2
MC Mixed 21.1
67% 23.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 23.1
SC Mixed 22.7
60% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 77%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VII FORMULA Builds (Compare 1,112 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA - $284

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,082
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