Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 97.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.6% 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
14 days ago, 14 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 10 '18 at 19:28
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$285
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 444
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 474
106% 466 Pts
MC Int 652
MC Float 749
MC Mixed 718
106% 706 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
74.3% Very good
Lighting 237
Reflection 202
Parallax 221
72% 220 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 214
Splatting 173
76% 179 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme II 240GB-$149
111GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 467
Write 384
Mixed 408
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 27.4
131% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 66
113% 222 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
430GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 143
Write 140
Mixed 121
101% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.12
95% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$28
202GB free
Firmware: CC38 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
52.1% Above average
Read 94.2
Write 87.3
Mixed 91.1
68% 90.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 1 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 69%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$50
50GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 79.4
Write 56.1
Mixed 64.6
50% 66.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.06
4K Mixed 0.27
70% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$156
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71.4% Very good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 22.8
72% 25.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 27.3
SC Mixed 21.3
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 89%
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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 8,945 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,598
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