Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics38.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive56% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX APEX  (all builds)
Memory6.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 03:18
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 i3-7350K-$164
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
76.4% Very good
SC Int 129
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 132
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 337
QC Float 375
QC Mixed 353
80% 355 Pts
MC Int 332
MC Float 375
MC Mixed 360
53% 356 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
38.3% Below average
Lighting 118
Reflection 81.4
Parallax 121
37% 107 fps
MRender 80.8
Gravity 112
Splatting 82.3
40% 91.6 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.3%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$33
94GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
56% Above average
Read 443
Write 263
Mixed 286
73% 331 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 58.6
4K Mixed 4.37
72% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 25
DQ Write 80.2
DQ Mixed 4.21
17% 36.5 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 56%
Great: 64%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$60
931GB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
51.1% Above average
Read 140
Write 37
Mixed 95.3
68% 90.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.42
4K Write 4.66
4K Mixed 0.79
233% 2.29 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x4GB-$107
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
77.4% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 22.8
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 25.4
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 55.9
72% 55.9 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 77.4%
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 APEX Builds (Compare 643 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,116
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