Asus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 82.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics25.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive176% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory29.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151028
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:51
Run Duration182 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 0.8 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
SC Int 127
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 129
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 405
QC Mixed 388
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 534
MC Float 570
MC Mixed 561
83% 555 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1463 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
25.2% Poor
Lighting 75.3
Reflection 48.5
Parallax 73.6
23% 65.8 fps
MRender 58.5
Gravity 80.2
Splatting 44.4
27% 61 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 25.2%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
397GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 63% Great: 116%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
397GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 63% Great: 116%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
397GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 63% Great: 116%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
397GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 63% Great: 116%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
176% Outstanding
Read 1,403
Write 1,039
Mixed 1,019
256% 1,154 MB/s
4K Read 52.8
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 23.5
164% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 54.2
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 25.4
72% 145 MB/s
Poor: 133%
This bench: 176%
Great: 236%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
51.7% Above average
MC Read 18.3
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 15.5
50% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 19.2
SC Mixed 17.6
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 51.7%
Great: 126%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS VII FORMULA Builds (Compare 1,135 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII FORMULA - $284

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $1,246
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