Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
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 81.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics42.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive101% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131220
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 15 '17 at 11:05
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU4%

 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-$450
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
81.8% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 113
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 390
QC Float 422
QC Mixed 405
92% 406 Pts
MC Int 583
MC Float 617
MC Mixed 609
90% 603 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$155
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
42.5% Average
Lighting 145
Reflection 83
Parallax 126
43% 118 fps
MRender 80.5
Gravity 127
Splatting 85.5
42% 97.7 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
138GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 463
Mixed 461
105% 469 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 28.6
147% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 121
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 32.5
78% 157 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 8TB
4.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 252
Write 206
Mixed 197
164% 219 MB/s
4K Read 1.76
4K Write 3.62
4K Mixed 0.28
171% 1.89 MB/s
Poor: 101%
This bench: 132%
Great: 212%
Seagate M3 Portable 4TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 9300
4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
48.8% Average
Read 86.9
Write 82.1
Mixed 62.6
58% 77.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 4.33
4K Mixed 0.48
160% 1.82 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 67%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
574GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 265
Write 148
Mixed 116
130% 176 MB/s
4K Read 1.36
4K Write 3.01
4K Mixed 0.46
163% 1.61 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 118%
Great: 234%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
58.2% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 16.9
56% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 21.2
SC Mixed 20.7
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 60%
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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 HERO Builds (Compare 2,698 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,398
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