Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 112%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics134% 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 Drive266% 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 11:47
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
112% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 139
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 561
QC Float 599
QC Mixed 588
132% 583 Pts
MC Int 694
MC Float 835
MC Mixed 748
113% 759 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 112%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Lighting 431
Reflection 396
Parallax 413
131% 413 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 423
Splatting 260
136% 310 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 134%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$275
498GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1131 1125 1122 1113 1100 1092 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
266% Outstanding
Read 1,893
Write 1,606
Mixed 724
SusWrite 1,114
298% 1,334 MB/s
4K Read 52.8
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 66.9
238% 85.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,249
DQ Write 947
DQ Mixed 929
740% 1,042 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 266%
Great: 291%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$120
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 178 178 179 178 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 200
Mixed 101
SusWrite 178
120% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1
212% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 37.3
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 31
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 41.1
SC Mixed 30
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 101%
Great: 123%
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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 9,226 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

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