Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 85.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics82.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150326
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 02:10
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i7-4770K-$420
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
85.3% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 426
QC Float 437
QC Mixed 431
98% 431 Pts
MC Int 579
MC Float 596
MC Mixed 576
88% 584 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
EVGA(3842 2989) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1557 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
82.9% Excellent
Lighting 264
Reflection 235
Parallax 257
81% 252 fps
MRender 176
Gravity 243
Splatting 165
84% 195 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vector 180 480GB-$140
282GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 467
Write 485
Mixed 495
108% 482 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 19.1
128% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 25.6
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 17.2
64% 131 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 109%
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$137
63GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 658
Write 524
Mixed 599
132% 594 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 46.6
165% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 25.2
DQ Write 455
DQ Mixed 160
148% 214 MB/s
Poor: 93%
This bench: 120%
Great: 142%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (41st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
49.8% Average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 15.7
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 8.1
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 15.5
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 63%
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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 HERO Builds (Compare 6,917 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $672
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