Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 123%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics170% 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 Drive107% 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 APEX  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 08:48
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
123% Outstanding
SC Int 156
SC Float 163
SC Mixed 158
127% 159 Pts
QC Int 612
QC Float 647
QC Mixed 636
143% 631 Pts
MC Int 788
MC Float 908
MC Mixed 849
127% 849 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 123%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$769
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 556
Reflection 521
Parallax 595
176% 557 fps
MRender 271
Gravity 553
Splatting 291
165% 371 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 170%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$361
922GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 524
Write 502
Mixed 511
115% 513 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 27.3
161% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 39
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 27.2
71% 139 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 107%
Great: 121%
Corsair Force LE 240GB-$85
139GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 521
Write 360
Mixed 359
92% 413 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 9.91
109% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 33.8
DQ Write 87.2
DQ Mixed 9.95
22% 43.7 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 76%
Great: 82%
Seagate ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB 500GB
409GB free
Firmware: 2AR10002 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
57.9% Above average
Read 99.3
Write 103
Mixed 92.6
74% 98.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.24
80% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4266 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
131% Outstanding
MC Read 50.8
MC Write 51.6
MC Mixed 35.9
132% 46.1 GB/s
SC Read 28.1
SC Write 54.6
SC Mixed 39.7
117% 40.8 GB/s
Latency 38.6
104% 38.6 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 131%
Great: 126%
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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 428 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,169
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