Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics43.8% 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 Drive65.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 04:30
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 i5-7600K-$215
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 130
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 475
QC Float 506
QC Mixed 471
110% 484 Pts
MC Int 470
MC Float 505
MC Mixed 324
65% 433 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$510
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (116 fps cap detected)
43.8% Average
Lighting 118
Reflection 111
Parallax 118
36% 115 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 118
Splatting 118
49% 118 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$55
38GB free
Firmware: 608ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
65.2% Good
Read 441
Write 127
Mixed 172
54% 246 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 17.5
120% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 93
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 32.3
48% 88.3 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 65%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1.5TB
387GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
35.7% Below average
Read 58.9
Write 65.3
Mixed 69.3
49% 64.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.18
4K Write 1.08
4K Mixed 0.22
52% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 35.7%
Great: 86%
Samsung HD502HJ 500GB-$50
81GB free
Firmware: 1AJ100E5 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
40% Below average
Read 63.9
Write 75.2
Mixed 89.9
58% 76.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.38
90% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 40%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$179
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
69.9% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 26.5
MC Mixed 21.5
70% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 23.1
SC Mixed 20.9
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 103%
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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: 161% - Outstanding Total price: $949
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HDDRAMUSB
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