Asus MAXIMUS VI IMPACT

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics60.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI IMPACT  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 22:08
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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-$150
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
69.6% Good
Memory 80.6
1-Core 89.2
2-Core 166
67% 112 Pts
4-Core 316
8-Core 484
51% 400 Pts
64-Core 475
32% 475 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 512.15
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
60.6% Good
Lighting 74.2
Reflection 86.8
Parallax 77.6
60% 79.5 fps
MRender 78.4
Gravity 75.7
Splatting 67.6
61% 73.9 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 2TB-$275
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 368 876 496 443 491 502 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 89% Great: 133%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$151
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 89 162 160 113 158 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Read 150
Write 131
Mixed 75.8
SusWrite 134
90% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.5
140% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608ET3LX0. 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47.4% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 15.9
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 12.7
37% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 79.4
50% 79.4 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 65%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 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
0% 0% 0 30 18 60 23" 1280 720 DEL4073 DELL U2312HM
Typical MAXIMUS VI IMPACT Builds (Compare 112 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI IMPACT - $249

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,188
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