Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 111%
Desktop 121%
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics117% 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 Drive205% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 CODE  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 05:03
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 142
113% 142 Pts
QC Int 499
QC Float 549
QC Mixed 516
118% 521 Pts
MC Int 703
MC Float 799
MC Mixed 762
113% 755 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti-$500
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 364
Reflection 350
Parallax 378
114% 364 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 376
Splatting 239
120% 274 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 117%
Great: 130%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$150
466GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 402
Mixed 419
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 48.9
169% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 23.2
94% 209 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 110%
Great: 116%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
174GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
205% Outstanding
Read 1,843
Write 1,020
Mixed 1,119
293% 1,327 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 28.6
166% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 521
DQ Write 379
DQ Mixed 189
212% 363 MB/s
Poor: 162%
This bench: 205%
Great: 267%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$217
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2500 MHz
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
82.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 23.1
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 32
SC Mixed 26
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 53.7
74% 53.7 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 106%
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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 CODE Builds (Compare 2,501 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 126%
Desktop 128%
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX CODE - $292

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $1,819
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