Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 91%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics145% 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 Drive97.2% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory20.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime4.6 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 16:51
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-$295
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
91% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 131
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 476
QC Mixed 436
102% 450 Pts
MC Int 645
MC Float 757
MC Mixed 724
106% 709 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 91%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
145% Outstanding
Lighting 436
Reflection 484
Parallax 528
143% 483 fps
MRender 258
Gravity 487
Splatting 274
134% 340 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 145%
Great: 183%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$165
111GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 400
Mixed 414
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 47.2
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 28.9
166% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 48
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 27.4
35% 61.4 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 118%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$73
73GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Read 498
Write 350
Mixed 419
94% 422 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 4.23
117% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 29.8
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 22.5
34% 59.7 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 83%
Hitachi HUA721010KLA330 1TB-$42
315GB free
Firmware: GKAOAB0A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
40.7% Average
Read 72.4
Write 69.4
Mixed 70.7
53% 70.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.44
102% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 47%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
45GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
58.1% Above average
Read 123
Write 79.3
Mixed 87.1
72% 96.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.17
63% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 75%
WD Blue 320GB (2007)-$19
40GB free
Firmware: 01.03E01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
37.6% Below average
Read 66
Write 64.7
Mixed 64.7
49% 65.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.36
94% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR32GX4M4C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
71.1% Very good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 22.3
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 22.2
62% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 117%
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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 3,421 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: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,363
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