Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 85.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics162% 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 Drive236% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime3.8 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:13
Run Duration334 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$306
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
SC Int 128
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 133
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 405
QC Float 422
QC Mixed 393
92% 407 Pts
MC Int 691
MC Float 797
MC Mixed 686
108% 725 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$775
Asus(1043 85EB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 532
Reflection 518
Parallax 558
168% 536 fps
MRender 269
Gravity 515
Splatting 284
157% 356 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 162%
Great: 181%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$118
169GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
236% Outstanding
Read 2,066
Write 1,158
Mixed 1,155
321% 1,460 MB/s
4K Read 56.1
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 44.6
206% 73.9 MB/s
DQ Read 549
DQ Write 384
DQ Mixed 198
220% 377 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 236%
Great: 268%
Seagate BUP Slim BL 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0107
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
57.8% Above average
Read 94.6
Write 107
Mixed 78.6
70% 93.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.29
75% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$100
2TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Read 139
Write 146
Mixed 127
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.29
92% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 102%
Seagate Expansion Desk 4TB
316GB free
Firmware: 9401
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
59.5% Above average
Read 111
Write 96.2
Mixed 96.1
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.2
76% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 99%
Seagate ST3320418AS 320GB-$32
139GB free
Firmware: CC37 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
51.1% Above average
Read 91.5
Write 86.5
Mixed 91.4
68% 89.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.39
4K Mixed 0.49
107% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 58%
hp v220w 16GB
15GB free, PID 5a07
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
7.27% Terrible
Read 27.7
Write 6.48
Mixed 8.8
14% 14.3 MB/s
4K Read 7.74
4K Write 0.008
4K Mixed 0.004
29% 2.58 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.27%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
70.1% Very good
MC Read 25
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 20.5
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 26.3
SC Mixed 22.4
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.1%
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 FORMULA Builds (Compare 1,742 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA - $388

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 117% - Outstanding Total price: $1,759
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