Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 82.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 14:13
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i7-7700-$299
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 116
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 364
QC Float 396
QC Mixed 400
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 610
MC Float 708
MC Mixed 664
99% 661 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
73.2% Very good
Lighting 238
Reflection 202
Parallax 216
71% 219 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 213
Splatting 161
75% 174 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO 1TB
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 355
Write 284
Mixed 215
63% 285 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 84.9
4K Mixed 38.4
127% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 156
146% 228 MB/s
Poor: 85% Great: 88%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$279
143GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 428 449 469 472 472 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 456
Mixed 349
SusWrite 453
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 86.2
4K Mixed 42.9
152% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 152
166% 279 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 110%
Great: 118%
Seagate ST3000DM008-2DM166 1TB
556GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 429 449 470 473 472 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - drive id incomplete or inconclusive
Read 485
Write 466
Mixed 413
SusWrite 454
337% 454 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 99.3
4K Mixed 58.6
10,212% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 356
3,257% 354 MB/s
Poor: 40% Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$78
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 161 161 164 163 165 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 128
Mixed 77
SusWrite 162
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU32GX4M2C3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.2% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.5
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 22.2
62% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 72.9
55% 72.9 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 107%
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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 9,949 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $1,567
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