Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive103% 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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150427
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 27 '17 at 09:06
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-$336
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 140
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 559
QC Float 561
QC Mixed 542
126% 554 Pts
MC Int 715
MC Float 760
MC Mixed 752
111% 743 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 106%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
68.5% Good
Lighting 211
Reflection 165
Parallax 263
71% 213 fps
MRender 131
Gravity 168
Splatting 181
67% 160 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$150
452GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 412
Mixed 418
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 49.3
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 51.4
204% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 50.7
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 116
105% 152 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 116%
Great: 117%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$97
66GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 418
Mixed 422
101% 452 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 28.3
170% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 48.4
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 27.7
62% 121 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 103%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$56
199GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Read 145
Write 129
Mixed 116
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.81
4K Mixed 0.16
79% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB-$145
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 32.8
MC Mixed 27.5
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 26.1
SC Mixed 28.4
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 45.4
88% 45.4 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 88%
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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 5,731 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $928
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