Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 99.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 18:59
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i7-6700K-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 133
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 510
QC Float 523
QC Mixed 504
116% 512 Pts
MC Int 661
MC Float 759
MC Mixed 717
106% 712 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
Gigabyte(1458 36CB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Lighting 308
Reflection 279
Parallax 352
100% 313 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 280
Splatting 202
97% 224 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 480GB-$150
409GB free
Firmware: MU02.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
61.9% Good
Read 483
Write 251
Mixed 269
74% 334 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 64
4K Mixed 13.8
86% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 24.7
DQ Write 69.7
DQ Mixed 13.2
20% 35.9 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 78%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 183
Mixed 168
133% 177 MB/s
4K Read 1.33
4K Write 2.74
4K Mixed 0.36
146% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 105%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Avexir DDR4-2666 CL15 4GB 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.8% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 23.8
77% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.3
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 115%
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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 2,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA - $388

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 119% - Outstanding Total price: $1,748
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