Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 79.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics50.6% 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 Drive67.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory6.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140716
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateApr 08 '21 at 22:58
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User MLT-User
Background CPU 19%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$180
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
79.6% Very good
Memory 87
1-Core 110
2-Core 218
81% 139 Pts
4-Core 417
8-Core 416
57% 417 Pts
64-Core 426
29% 426 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
CLim: 1342 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.3.1
Performing below potential (68th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
50.6% Above average
Lighting 58.5
Reflection 63
Parallax 87.6
47% 69.7 fps
MRender 65.2
Gravity 68.3
Splatting 46.5
55% 60 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$66
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 520ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 120 123 125 124 115 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 371
Write 123
Mixed 180
SusWrite 120
44% 199 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 71.2
4K Mixed 35.7
126% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 157
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 130
99% 135 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
373GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 141 140 140 141 142 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Read 123
Write 99
Mixed 68.4
SusWrite 140
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 114%
General USB Flash Disk 16GB
8GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 10 6.9 7 7 6.9 7 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
5.3% Terrible
Read 18.6
Write 12
Mixed 16.2
SusWrite 7.5
17% 13.6 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
15% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.3%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
45.9% Average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 13.6
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 14.9
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VII HERO Builds (Compare 5,806 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $828
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