Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 142%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics175% 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 Drive227% 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.
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, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 month ago, 2 month ago, 2 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 19:42
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-$349
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 153
SC Float 162
SC Mixed 157
126% 157 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 559
QC Mixed 538
120% 528 Pts
MC Int 779
MC Float 892
MC Mixed 858
126% 843 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 111%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2890 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
175% Outstanding
Lighting 572
Reflection 527
Parallax 588
179% 562 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 584
Splatting 309
173% 390 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 175%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 638 324 326 324 324 324 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
227% Outstanding
Read 1,873
Write 1,422
Mixed 659
SusWrite 377
240% 1,083 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 184
4K Mixed 61.4
248% 97.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,175
DQ Write 1,264
DQ Mixed 927
778% 1,122 MB/s
Poor: 144%
This bench: 227%
Great: 236%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$97
146GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 480 484 479 457 458 456 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 476
Write 456
Mixed 363
SusWrite 469
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 51.4
187% 71.6 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 345
264% 358 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 122%
Great: 126%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 185 188 189 185 188 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 202
Write 184
Mixed 102
SusWrite 187
124% 169 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
240% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 111%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
107% Outstanding
MC Read 40.9
MC Write 41.4
MC Mixed 29.7
107% 37.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 44.9
SC Mixed 33.3
98% 34.3 GB/s
Latency 45.8
87% 45.8 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 107%
Great: 133%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 11,283 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,631
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