Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 99.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics71.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive120% 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
14 days ago, 10 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140716
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 06 '18 at 22:54
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
SC Int 121
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 127
100% 126 Pts
QC Int 517
QC Float 526
QC Mixed 535
119% 526 Pts
MC Int 525
MC Float 527
MC Mixed 531
79% 528 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$275
PNY(196E 11D8) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
71.3% Very good
Lighting 220
Reflection 183
Parallax 176
63% 193 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 220
Splatting 169
77% 180 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 79%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
68GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 411
Mixed 417
100% 447 MB/s
4K Read 48.7
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 51.2
197% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 106
136% 246 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 120%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1632 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
65.9% Good
MC Read 23.2
MC Write 23.8
MC Mixed 20.6
64% 22.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 21.1
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 58.7
68% 58.7 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 64%
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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 5,419 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,015
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