Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 140%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 160%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 95%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics168% 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 Drive116% 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).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 00:00
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$390
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
95% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 129
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 468
QC Float 440
QC Mixed 476
105% 461 Pts
MC Int 618
MC Float 716
MC Mixed 676
100% 670 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
168% Outstanding
Lighting 550
Reflection 514
Parallax 569
172% 544 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 547
Splatting 297
164% 370 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 168%
Great: 174%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU900 512GB
367GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P1026A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 462 478 482 482 476 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 472
Mixed 420
SusWrite 472
106% 468 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 46.8
170% 65.6 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 100
137% 250 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 116%
Great: 115%
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$168
470GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2218 2220 2221 2073 2048 2153 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
383% Outstanding
Read 2,646
Write 2,202
Mixed 1,481
SusWrite 2,155
476% 2,121 MB/s
4K Read 60.6
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 80.7
286% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 1,439
DQ Write 1,165
DQ Mixed 1,249
949% 1,284 MB/s
Poor: 188%
This bench: 383%
Great: 399%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$85
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 139 139 141 142 141 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
48.1% Average
Read 27
Write 98.2
Mixed 40
SusWrite 140
56% 76.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB-$232
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 31.1
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 40.4
SC Mixed 29.7
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 52.4
76% 52.4 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 101%
Great: 104%
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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 10,878 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,682
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