Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 90.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive89% 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.
Very high background CPU (83%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170124
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateMar 13 '18 at 00:09
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 83%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 133
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 441
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 432
99% 437 Pts
MC Int 661
MC Float 712
MC Mixed 694
103% 689 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 319
Reflection 293
Parallax 323
99% 312 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 298
Splatting 214
102% 236 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 120GB-$82
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 437
Write 367
Mixed 406
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 21.9
124% 53.1 MB/s
DQ Read 261
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 67.4
111% 213 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 89%
Great: 97%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$86
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 165
Write 148
Mixed 150
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.22
80% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1632 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
60.1% Good
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 18.3
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 19.8
56% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 57.7
69% 57.7 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 65%
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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 7,948 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $802
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