Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 86.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics110% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 12 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140605
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateMay 14 '21 at 01:37
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Memory 88.1
1-Core 122
2-Core 231
85% 147 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 635
72% 550 Pts
64-Core 644
43% 644 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (80th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
110% Outstanding
Lighting 134
Reflection 225
Parallax 135
108% 165 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 142
Splatting 124
112% 129 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 110%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 530 Series 180GB
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 102 109 127 125 110 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
61.6% Good
Read 332
Write 177
Mixed 214
SusWrite 110
46% 208 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 76.1
4K Mixed 26.8
112% 42.5 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 84.4
87% 143 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 61.6%
Great: 82%
Samsung 840 Evo 1TB-$199
477GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 398 418 382 385 389 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 449
Mixed 378
SusWrite 396
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 77.1
4K Mixed 53.2
172% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 77.5
105% 187 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 108%
Great: 126%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
129GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 78 82 84 85 82 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
44.5% Average
Read 73.8
Write 73.5
Mixed 74.8
SusWrite 81
56% 75.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
149% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 44.5%
Great: 68%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$110
13GB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 107 114 116 110 114 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
64.8% Good
Read 114
Write 115
Mixed 64.3
SusWrite 112
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
122% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 76%
PHD 3.0 Silicon-Power 1TB
18GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 27 27 27 27 27 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
16.5% Very poor
Read 32.5
Write 25
Mixed 25
SusWrite 26.9
36% 27.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
94% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 16.5%
Great: 47%
Samsung Flash Drive 128GB
6GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 16 17 16 18 17 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
11.8% Very poor
Read 29.7
Write 24
Mixed 26
SusWrite 16.7
32% 24.1 MB/s
4K Read 3.1
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 1.6
100% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 11.8%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608ET3LX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
49.1% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 15.5
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 15.6
SC Mixed 14.8
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 64%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VI HERO Builds (Compare 4,077 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $980
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