Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics41.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive87.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 24 '21 at 00:34
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 98.2
1-Core 130
2-Core 245
92% 158 Pts
4-Core 434
8-Core 642
69% 538 Pts
64-Core 653
44% 653 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650-$155
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
41.8% Average
Lighting 54.6
Reflection 56.7
Parallax 48.9
44% 53.4 fps
MRender 42.3
Gravity 49.4
Splatting 45.4
39% 45.7 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 46%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDBNCE5000PNC 500GB
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401120RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 256 267 246 257 266 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 325
Write 325
Mixed 252
SusWrite 258
65% 290 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 83.5
4K Mixed 46.3
153% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 226
173% 235 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$43
465GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 91 91 91 89 89 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Read 99.8
Write 95
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 90.2
64% 86.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 32
MC Mixed 27.3
87% 30.3 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 28.1
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 45.1
89% 45.1 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VI HERO Builds (Compare 3,464 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $970
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