Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 85.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics167% 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 Drive45.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory7.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 09:08
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 i7-6700K-$307
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
SC Int 125
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 126
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 387
QC Float 403
QC Mixed 410
91% 400 Pts
MC Int 585
MC Float 665
MC Mixed 620
93% 623 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$690
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
167% Outstanding
Lighting 542
Reflection 510
Parallax 615
176% 556 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 534
Splatting 291
160% 362 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 167%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S128G 126GB
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.2.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
45.7% Average
Read 452
Write 255
Mixed 297
74% 335 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 9.54
4K Mixed 6.72
38% 10.7 MB/s
DQ Read 36.4
DQ Write 12.6
DQ Mixed 6.88
10% 18.6 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 53%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
175GB free
Firmware: CC4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Read 142
Write 172
Mixed 146
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.32
80% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB-$148
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
69.4% Good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 26.4
MC Mixed 22.6
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 19.2
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 82%
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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 9,530 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $209

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $1,523
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HDDRAMUSB
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