Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics169% 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 Drive133% 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
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 18:57
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$366
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 149
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 152
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 460
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 482
110% 484 Pts
MC Int 658
MC Float 781
MC Mixed 729
108% 722 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Zotac(19DA 2471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 548
Reflection 532
Parallax 589
174% 557 fps
MRender 272
Gravity 549
Splatting 304
166% 375 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 169%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$130
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 599 233 216 214 205 338 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 859
Write 888
Mixed 691
SusWrite 301
154% 685 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 49.7
181% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 718
DQ Mixed 419
353% 501 MB/s
Poor: 96%
This bench: 133%
Great: 164%
OCZ Trion 150 480GB-$130
426GB free
Firmware: SAFZ12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 315 198 287 290 289 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Read 467
Write 412
Mixed 333
SusWrite 299
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 86.1
4K Mixed 35
132% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 197
188% 294 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$90
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 143 141 137 142 148 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
68% Good
Read 95.5
Write 129
Mixed 68.2
SusWrite 142
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
59% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 68%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2963 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 36.2
MC Mixed 26.6
93% 32.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 29.5
83% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 53.4
75% 53.4 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 109%
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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 11,662 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 111% - Outstanding Total price: $1,638
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