Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 90.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics108% 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 Drive238% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime1 Days
Run DateOct 09 '18 at 19:48
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 128
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 416
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 441
99% 439 Pts
MC Int 588
MC Float 724
MC Mixed 641
97% 651 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2173 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 330
Reflection 315
Parallax 338
103% 327 fps
MRender 222
Gravity 315
Splatting 252
113% 263 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$180
126GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1028 916 865 720 758 638 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
238% Outstanding
Read 2,394
Write 1,833
Mixed 956
SusWrite 821
333% 1,501 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 63.9
220% 79.4 MB/s
DQ Read 48.8
DQ Write 1,004
DQ Mixed 68.2
190% 374 MB/s
Poor: 184%
This bench: 238%
Great: 347%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
97GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 278 278 276 278 277 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 323
Mixed 425
SusWrite 288
86% 384 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 99.6
4K Mixed 55.3
189% 66 MB/s
DQ Read 152
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 130
122% 186 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 106%
Great: 116%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$120
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 198 198 194 187 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 190
Mixed 94
SusWrite 196
121% 165 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1
210% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
75.6% Very good
MC Read 26.6
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 23.7
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 29.7
SC Mixed 24.6
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 112%
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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 9,218 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,587
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HDDRAMUSB
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