Asus MAXIMUS VII GENE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics6.26% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive78% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII GENE  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151028
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 09 '18 at 19:33
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$365
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 130
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 519
QC Float 520
QC Mixed 509
117% 516 Pts
MC Int 644
MC Float 682
MC Mixed 651
99% 659 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
6.26% Terrible
Lighting 13.5
Reflection 20.4
Parallax 25.3
6% 19.7 fps
MRender 23.3
Gravity 8
Splatting 20.7
7% 17.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.26%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
78% Very good
Read 379
Write 306
Mixed 311
74% 332 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 63.1
4K Mixed 21.9
121% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 21.4
63% 138 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 78%
Great: 124%
Generic- USB3.0 CRW 16GB
13GB free, PID 0329
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
18.5% Very poor
Read 88.1
Write 12
Mixed 20
36% 40 MB/s
4K Read 3.85
4K Write 0.71
4K Mixed 0.52
56% 1.69 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 18.5%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2666 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 2667 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
58.1% Above average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 16.8
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 21.6
SC Mixed 18
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 85%
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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 GENE Builds (Compare 929 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII GENE - $239

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,141
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