Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 120%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 93%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics156% 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 Drive193% 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.
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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory25.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 08:57
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
93% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 138
111% 138 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 459
QC Mixed 438
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 685
MC Float 772
MC Mixed 739
109% 732 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 93%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$775
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
156% Outstanding
Lighting 513
Reflection 503
Parallax 540
162% 519 fps
MRender 259
Gravity 499
Splatting 270
152% 343 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 156%
Great: 181%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$434
362GB free
Firmware: 1B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
193% Outstanding
Read 1,607
Write 1,125
Mixed 1,083
282% 1,272 MB/s
4K Read 55.1
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 31.4
191% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 58.4
DQ Write 151
DQ Mixed 30.4
45% 80 MB/s
Poor: 191%
This bench: 193%
Great: 287%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$115
692GB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
46% Average
Read 85.7
Write 74.8
Mixed 78.6
60% 79.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 0.77
4K Mixed 0.4
78% 0.54 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 46%
Great: 74%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
685GB free
Firmware: CC38 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
54.1% Above average
Read 108
Write 80.8
Mixed 103
74% 97.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 1.22
4K Mixed 0.46
110% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 67%
Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 1TB-$90
49GB free
Firmware: ST6OA31B Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
51% Above average
Read 96.4
Write 81.3
Mixed 79.6
64% 85.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.4
95% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 51%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 36.1
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 33.3
104% 36.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 40.1
SC Mixed 30.6
83% 29 GB/s
Latency 49.6
81% 49.6 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 102%
Great: 152%
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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 5,340 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,445
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