Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
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 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 81.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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 Drive74.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory6.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 23 '21 at 22:14
Run Duration253 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU0%
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 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 i7-4770K-$300
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Memory 84.9
1-Core 109
2-Core 229
81% 141 Pts
4-Core 423
8-Core 609
67% 516 Pts
64-Core 611
41% 611 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (61st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
106% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 138
Parallax 144
105% 137 fps
MRender 116
Gravity 135
Splatting 118
106% 123 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 106%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$209
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 147 116 107 104 103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 467
Write 286
Mixed 267
SusWrite 127
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 51.5
4K Mixed 37.2
118% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 142
133% 214 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 115%
WD Purple Surveillance 4TB (2017)-$90
115GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 90 91 92 90 92 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 150
Write 159
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 89.9
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
208% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 110%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$132
30GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 54 63 57 68 62 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
41% Average
Read 84.7
Write 77.9
Mixed 63.9
SusWrite 57.9
53% 71.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 41%
Great: 60%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
24GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 113 113 114 113 115 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
70% Very good
Read 132
Write 111
Mixed 101
SusWrite 112
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
163% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 70%
Great: 68%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
749GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 98 100 100 98 100 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 168
Write 153
Mixed 81.3
SusWrite 98.5
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C8 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (68th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
53.3% Above average
MC Read 19.1
MC Write 18.7
MC Mixed 16.3
52% 18 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 18.1
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 72
56% 72 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 35: 7R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
35% 37% 19 345 282 144 24" 1920 1080 ACI24E1 VG248
History: Score 25: 5R 0G 0B | Score 35: 7R 0G 0B
Typical MAXIMUS VI HERO Builds (Compare 4,107 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

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