Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics170% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory25.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 22:38
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$288
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 153
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 156
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 506
QC Float 541
QC Mixed 529
119% 525 Pts
MC Int 762
MC Float 878
MC Mixed 833
123% 824 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 109%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
Asus(1043 85F1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2929 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 571
Reflection 552
Parallax 583
178% 569 fps
MRender 287
Gravity 535
Splatting 299
165% 374 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 170%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$290
91GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 204% Great: 329%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$140
1.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 143
Write 165
Mixed 140
112% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.32
4K Write 2.04
4K Mixed 0.33
130% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU32GX4M2C3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3406 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 41.4
MC Write 43.4
MC Mixed 33.6
113% 39.5 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 46.7
SC Mixed 33.9
100% 35.1 GB/s
Latency 47
85% 47 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 112%
Great: 106%
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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 5,950 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $245

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,321
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