Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 89.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics104% 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 Drive104% 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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 14:28
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-6700-$304
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 118
97% 122 Pts
QC Int 440
QC Float 464
QC Mixed 454
102% 453 Pts
MC Int 584
MC Float 663
MC Mixed 630
94% 626 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 333
Reflection 299
Parallax 314
101% 315 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 303
Splatting 233
106% 247 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M8Pe NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$89
81GB free
Firmware: 1.06 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 1,100
Write 310
Mixed 437
134% 616 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 80.8
4K Mixed 19.1
130% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 43.5
DQ Write 95.4
DQ Mixed 20.4
30% 53.1 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 104%
Great: 128%
Seagate SkyHawk 1TB (2016)-$55
216GB free
Firmware: CV11 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
63.6% Good
Read 115
Write 107
Mixed 97.7
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.14
60% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 63.6%
Great: 95%
WD Red 1TB (2012)-$62
177GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Read 152
Write 122
Mixed 110
96% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.32
4K Mixed 0.18
84% 1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
73.6% Very good
MC Read 28.4
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 20.5
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 23.5
66% 23.1 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 81%
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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 8,263 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $209

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,681
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