Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 98.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics141% 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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20141111
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateAug 20 '17 at 18:05
Run Duration102 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$329
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 128
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 517
QC Float 514
QC Mixed 510
116% 514 Pts
MC Int 659
MC Float 692
MC Mixed 688
102% 680 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$519
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
141% Outstanding
Lighting 473
Reflection 415
Parallax 443
143% 444 fps
MRender 254
Gravity 443
Splatting 262
140% 320 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 141%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$200
156GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 69% Great: 124%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$183
3TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 164
Mixed 116
110% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 5.39
4K Mixed 0.8
220% 2.31 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 94%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
62.4% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.9
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 22.5
SC Mixed 20.7
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 54.7
73% 54.7 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 98%
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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 4,056 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $962
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