Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics40.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive87.9% 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.
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 VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateJul 13 '21 at 07:25
Run Duration225 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770K-$300
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 97.2
1-Core 120
2-Core 234
88% 151 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 639
70% 539 Pts
64-Core 636
43% 636 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$500
Asus(1043 044C) 3GB
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
40.8% Average
Lighting 52.5
Reflection 40.4
Parallax 63.8
42% 52.2 fps
MRender 32.8
Gravity 51.3
Splatting 25.7
39% 36.6 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M5 Pro 256GB-$100
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 382 354 331 378 388 410 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 435
Write 380
Mixed 292
SusWrite 374
83% 370 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 75.8
4K Mixed 29.1
112% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 181
169% 262 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 106%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$109
66GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 110 113 113 112 113 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
56.9% Above average
Read 87.2
Write 82.6
Mixed 89.6
SusWrite 111
69% 92.6 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
145% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 70%
BUFFALO External HDD 1TB
279GB free, PID 027e
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 106 105 118 122 122 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
48.2% Average
Read 119
Write 110
Mixed 30
SusWrite 115
122% 93.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
91% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2133 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
73% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 26.1
MC Mixed 21.8
72% 25.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 22.1
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 49.3
81% 49.3 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 73%
Great: 77%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

 SkillBench Score 37: 4R 3G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
37% 45% 33 341 281 60 27" 1920 1080 BNQ7F29 BenQ XL2720Z
History: Score 24: 2R 3G 5B | Score 37: 4R 3G 8B
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Gaming
Gaming 65%
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Desktop
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
Workstation 55%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $980
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