Asus MAXIMUS IV GENE-Z/GEN3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics42.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IV GENE-Z/GEN3  (all builds)
Memory6.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121109
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '18 at 02:15
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 i5-2500K-$246
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 111
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 439
QC Float 437
QC Mixed 438
99% 438 Pts
MC Int 445
MC Float 439
MC Mixed 445
66% 443 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
42.1% Average
Lighting 141
Reflection 81.9
Parallax 124
42% 116 fps
MRender 82
Gravity 126
Splatting 84.2
42% 97.5 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV400S37120G 51GB
47GB free
Firmware: 0C3J
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
56% Above average
Read 427
Write 190
Mixed 213
61% 277 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 46.9
4K Mixed 9.43
73% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 136
DQ Mixed 23.1
51% 105 MB/s
Seagate ST2000DX 4 2TB
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC41
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 132
Write 178
Mixed 142
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 5.23
4K Mixed 0.69
204% 2.22 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 89%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
63.4% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 22.7
MC Mixed 19.8
62% 21.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 20.3
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 53.7
74% 53.7 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS IV GENE-Z/GEN3 Builds (Compare 602 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IV GENE-Z/GEN3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $840
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