Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 86.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics111% 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 Drive163% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170124
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 19 '19 at 05:30
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
1-Core 131
2-Core 255
91% 193 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 682
74% 576 Pts
64-Core 685
46% 685 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$412
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 436
Reflection 387
Parallax 407
115% 410 fps
MRender 245
Gravity 419
Splatting 248
111% 304 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$57
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 268 451 574 383 383 384 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 667
Write 555
Mixed 571
SusWrite 407
123% 550 MB/s
4K Read 56.5
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 78.3
258% 90.5 MB/s
DQ Read 778
DQ Write 626
DQ Mixed 1,048
690% 817 MB/s
Poor: 174%
This bench: 163%
Great: 287%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B1G73DB0-CK0 Kingston KHX1866C10D3/4G Kingston KHX1866C10D3/4G 16GB
1600, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
40.5% Average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 11
37% 12.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 13.9
39% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 58%
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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 12,366 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $854
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