Asus MAXIMUS VI GENE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive117% 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.
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 (80%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
17 months ago, 17 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI GENE  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 07 '18 at 20:07
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 80%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
1-Core 140
2-Core 271
97% 205 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 718
76% 593 Pts
64-Core 720
48% 720 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$57
37GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 417
Mixed 420
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 49.8
197% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 121
142% 249 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 120%
Great: 124%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$130
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 417
Mixed 421
101% 452 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 47
188% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 113
137% 243 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 117%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$114
931GB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Read 161
Write 138
Mixed 138
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.31
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.2
65% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1800 MHz clocked @ 2000 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
41.7% Average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 11.7
37% 13 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 13.9
39% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 50.8
79% 50.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 55%
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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 GENE Builds (Compare 1,404 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI GENE - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $959
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1660 $210Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $57
Intel Core i5-9600K $240Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $107
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $185Nvidia RTX 2060 $349Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $200
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $83G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $612SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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