Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 92.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 13:48
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 143
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 448
QC Float 478
QC Mixed 433
103% 453 Pts
MC Int 692
MC Float 798
MC Mixed 690
109% 727 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$289
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Lighting 224
Reflection 209
Parallax 215
68% 216 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 211
Splatting 169
76% 177 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$100
428GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
84% Excellent
Read 472
Write 332
Mixed 337
84% 380 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 72.8
4K Mixed 25.8
109% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 44.9
93% 193 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSC.16FBD 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
41.1% Average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 12.1
38% 13.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 12.8
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 86%
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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 9,215 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,630
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