Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.9%, 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 Drive238% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 04:29
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 489
QC Float 492
QC Mixed 472
110% 485 Pts
MC Int 680
MC Float 763
MC Mixed 725
108% 723 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2775 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 163
Reflection 413
Parallax 375
74% 317 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 493
Splatting 265
148% 334 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 117%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$200
134GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
238% Outstanding
Read 2,004
Write 1,292
Mixed 1,151
327% 1,483 MB/s
4K Read 53.6
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 46.4
202% 71.7 MB/s
DQ Read 476
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 178
194% 327 MB/s
Poor: 180%
This bench: 238%
Great: 277%
WD WD20NPVX-00EA4T0 2TB
192GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
40.9% Average
Read 74.1
Write 68.5
Mixed 62.2
51% 68.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.29
4K Write 1.13
4K Mixed 0.13
48% 0.52 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 62%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$41
128GB free
Firmware: MS2OA7L0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
78.1% Very good
Read 145
Write 127
Mixed 115
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.14
60% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
97% Outstanding
MC Read 35.1
MC Write 37.6
MC Mixed 30.1
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 40.7
SC Mixed 28.8
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 97%
Great: 119%
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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 8,222 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $376

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,855
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