Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics169% 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 Drive87.6% 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.
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)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime3.7 Days
Run DateJul 10 '17 at 23:48
Run Duration330 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 i5-7600K-$235
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 540
QC Float 571
QC Mixed 555
126% 555 Pts
MC Int 539
MC Float 577
MC Mixed 555
83% 557 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
Asus(1043 85E5) ≥ 4GB; turbo-gtx1080ti-11g
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 531
Reflection 522
Parallax 614
170% 556 fps
MRender 268
Gravity 511
Splatting 279
139% 353 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 169%
Great: 183%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$140
105GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Read 496
Write 275
Mixed 274
77% 348 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 69.7
4K Mixed 26.7
135% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 61.5
96% 185 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 88%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$107
277GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
33.8% Below average
Read 58.1
Write 59.4
Mixed 58.1
44% 58.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.18
4K Mixed 0.19
65% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 66%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$130
11GB free
Firmware: CC98 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
5900 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Read 86.4
Write 90.8
Mixed 58.8
58% 78.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 0.38
4K Mixed 0.16
40% 0.3 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 74%
SMI USB disk 8GB
6GB free, PID null
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
3.29% Terrible
Read 13.7
Write 5.91
Mixed 4.51
9% 8.04 MB/s
4K Read 0.03
4K Write 0.005
4K Mixed 0.003
0% 0.01 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.29%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.6% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 21.6
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 28.5
SC Mixed 20.8
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 106%
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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 3,408 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 - $205

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,359
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