Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics112% 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 Drive121% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 4 months 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140605
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 19:11
Run Duration299 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4790K-$365
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 131
104% 131 Pts
QC Int 444
QC Float 457
QC Mixed 462
103% 454 Pts
MC Int 651
MC Float 697
MC Mixed 680
101% 676 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$325
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 372.54
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 359
Reflection 320
Parallax 370
112% 350 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 324
Splatting 244
112% 259 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 112%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 408
Mixed 415
99% 447 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 54
203% 71.6 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 120
138% 240 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 121%
Great: 134%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$240
2TB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 149
Write 132
Mixed 129
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 3.12
4K Mixed 0.34
135% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 99%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
927GB free, PID 231a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
20.1% Poor
Read 40.7
Write 40.6
Mixed 12.3
37% 31.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.47
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.16
66% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 20.1%
Great: 55%
Generic STORAGE DEVICE 4GB
1GB free, PID 070e
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
4.8% Terrible
Read 16.2
Write 5.83
Mixed 8.58
11% 10.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.72
4K Write 0.02
4K Mixed 0.02
19% 1.59 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.8%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 2666 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
64.3% Good
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 20.2
61% 21.2 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 22.5
SC Mixed 20.5
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 44.6
90% 44.6 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 135%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VI HERO Builds (Compare 4,732 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $939
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