Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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 87%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics77.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive106% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131030
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJun 10 '17 at 16:32
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th 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-$490
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
87% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 122
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 418
QC Mixed 430
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 598
MC Float 640
MC Mixed 630
93% 623 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 87%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
EVGA(3842 2888) 3GB
CLim: 1346 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Lighting 223
Reflection 181
Parallax 287
76% 230 fps
MRender 167
Gravity 241
Splatting 120
78% 176 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 81%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$249
161GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 351
Mixed 356
88% 397 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 29.2
153% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 47.5
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 83.1
82% 124 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 98%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$199
161GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 438
Mixed 462
105% 472 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 27
150% 59.9 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 71.8
122% 237 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 106%
Great: 109%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
849GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 179
Mixed 164
134% 178 MB/s
4K Read 1.36
4K Write 2.81
4K Mixed 0.37
149% 1.51 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 106%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
67.4% Good
MC Read 23.4
MC Write 24.7
MC Mixed 20.9
66% 23 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 22.4
SC Mixed 21.7
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 72%
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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 2,899 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,297
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