Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
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 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 98.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics174% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory8.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 13:04
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User JOR-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 i7-7700K-$309
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 456
QC Float 508
QC Mixed 477
109% 480 Pts
MC Int 702
MC Float 801
MC Mixed 764
113% 755 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$695
Asus(1043 85E5) ≥ 4GB; ASUS Turbo GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
MaxC: 1911 MHz, MaxM: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
174% Outstanding
Lighting 552
Reflection 532
Parallax 628
175% 571 fps
MRender 274
Gravity 530
Splatting 294
143% 366 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 174%
Great: 184%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 1TB-$290
823GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 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: 60% Great: 89%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$90
1TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 176
Mixed 130
122% 163 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.78
217% 2.28 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 103%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 36.1
MC Mixed 27.1
95% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 30.9
84% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 50.8
79% 50.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 95.1%
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 IX HERO Builds (Compare 2,261 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 117% - Outstanding Total price: $837
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