Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 133%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 113%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics165% 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 Drive109% 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 HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 09:57
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
113% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 157
125% 157 Pts
QC Int 596
QC Float 616
QC Mixed 556
134% 589 Pts
MC Int 775
MC Float 892
MC Mixed 844
125% 837 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 113%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$730
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2851 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
165% Outstanding
Lighting 513
Reflection 448
Parallax 470
154% 477 fps
MRender 274
Gravity 590
Splatting 299
173% 388 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 165%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$136
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 530
Write 502
Mixed 514
115% 515 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 36.7
162% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 37.9
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 25.6
67% 133 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 109%
Great: 125%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$65
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 188
Mixed 166
133% 177 MB/s
4K Read 1.28
4K Write 2.74
4K Mixed 0.36
144% 1.46 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
882GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 178
Mixed 132
124% 167 MB/s
4K Read 1.05
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.29
108% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 105%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G4D26AFEA.16FAD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 37.9
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 31.4
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 32
94% 32.9 GB/s
Latency 50.8
79% 50.8 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 103%
Great: 97%
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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 9,226 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,606
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