Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 90.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics100% 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.
Boot Drive232% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory58.7 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 12:50
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 i7-7700K-$329
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 130
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 408
QC Float 471
QC Mixed 435
99% 438 Pts
MC Int 671
MC Float 781
MC Mixed 735
109% 729 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$344
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 315
Reflection 293
Parallax 307
96% 305 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 289
Splatting 228
103% 241 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$200
358GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 922 1118 1145 1122 1115 1113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
232% Outstanding
Read 1,220
Write 1,061
Mixed 717
SusWrite 1,089
230% 1,022 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 65.7
221% 80.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,161
DQ Write 1019
DQ Mixed 1010
779% 1,063 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 232%
Great: 354%
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$150
45GB free
Firmware: 501ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 207 202 193 163 195 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 372
Write 241
Mixed 274
SusWrite 196
60% 271 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 41.8
157% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 251
196% 271 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 96%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$129
1.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 144 145 140 147 140 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 140
Write 135
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 142
87% 120 MB/s
4K Read 2.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
253% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 104%
WD Red Pro 6TB (2015)-$233
1.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 159 164 167 167 161 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Read 156
Write 163
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 164
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 5.7
4K Mixed 0.6
206% 2.37 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 120%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU64GX4M4C3200C16 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
74.6% Very good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 24.3
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 23.2
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 140%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 9,940 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 116% - Outstanding Total price: $1,525
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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