Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 165%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics177% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive330% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 days ago, 8 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 23:10
Run Duration222 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 151
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 155
124% 155 Pts
QC Int 509
QC Float 563
QC Mixed 533
121% 535 Pts
MC Int 760
MC Float 876
MC Mixed 832
123% 823 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$730
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
177% Outstanding
Lighting 711
Reflection 493
Parallax 621
210% 608 fps
MRender 257
Gravity 501
Splatting 276
153% 345 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 177%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$215
255GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1665 1693 1665 1682 1717 1416 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
330% Outstanding
Read 2,476
Write 1,743
Mixed 921
SusWrite 1,640
378% 1,695 MB/s
4K Read 52.9
4K Write 170
4K Mixed 75.3
267% 99.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,101
DQ Write 1,102
DQ Mixed 1007
783% 1,070 MB/s
Poor: 203%
This bench: 330%
Great: 355%
Micron_1100_MTFDDAK2T0TBN 2TB
424GB free
Firmware: M0MU031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 480 473 479 295 252 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 128
Write 456
Mixed 370
SusWrite 409
78% 341 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 42.2
153% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 300
228% 304 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 91%
Great: 105%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB
169GB free
Firmware: CXY7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1109 1106 1109 1120 1091 1037 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
258% Outstanding
Read 1,294
Write 1092
Mixed 942
SusWrite 1,095
248% 1,106 MB/s
4K Read 60.6
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 84.1
287% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,159
DQ Write 1,112
DQ Mixed 1,125
848% 1,132 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 258%
Great: 276%
WD Black 6TB (2016)-$250
2.5TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 131 129 128 125 122 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 155
Write 154
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 127
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 5.7
4K Mixed 0.6
210% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 122%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
120% Outstanding
MC Read 44.8
MC Write 45.8
MC Mixed 37.3
122% 42.6 GB/s
SC Read 25.1
SC Write 49.6
SC Mixed 36.7
106% 37.1 GB/s
Latency 45.3
88% 45.3 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 120%
Great: 110%
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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 9,229 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,606
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