Test Configuration

Intel Z97 Platform

ASUS MAXIMUS VII RANGER with Intel Core i7-4770K and Intel Core i7-4790K processors ASUS MATRIX PLATINUM GTX 780Ti

2 x 2048 MB Kingston HyperX DDR3-2400 (2GB) running DDR3-2400 at C11-13-11-30-2T (XMP Profile 1)

Kingston SSDNOW V Series 64GB

Windows 8.1 professional

We tested the motherboard with ASUS 780Ti with Forceware version 335.23 (WHQL) Benchmark Tests Run Memory Benchmarks / Content Based – SiSoft Sandra 2013 – Memory, Arithmetic, Multimedia and Transcoding – Cinebench 11.5 Win64 – CPU and OpenGL – 3Dmark 11 (X) – 3Dmark IceStorm, CloudGate and FireStrike – Unigine Heaven Demo ver 4 (extreme) 1600×900 – Final Fantasy XIV (1920×1080) – AVP (1920×1080) Overclocking Using the UEFI BIOS, we managed to overclock the processor Core i7-4790K to 47×100 by raising the CPU Multiplier to 47x for all 4 cores. CPU Voltage is set to auto and the Intel CPU Fan was used throughout the test.

By Harry