Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics82.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive163% 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)
Memory26.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 30 '19 at 15:00
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600K-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
103% Outstanding
1-Core 152
2-Core 308
108% 230 Pts
4-Core 587
8-Core 583
80% 585 Pts
64-Core 597
40% 597 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 103%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$359
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Lighting 333
Reflection 310
Parallax 318
87% 320 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 303
Splatting 240
82% 249 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
MyDigitalSSD BPX NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$148
292GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 824 761 701 671 610 586 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 851
Write 1,003
Mixed 618
SusWrite 692
178% 791 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 46.7
171% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 841
DQ Write 694
DQ Mixed 613
501% 716 MB/s
Poor: 104%
This bench: 163%
Great: 207%
Crucial M500 480GB-$300
43GB free
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 107 70 44 77 35 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
71.9% Very good
Read 399
Write 108
Mixed 154
SusWrite 73.1
40% 184 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 33.7
136% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 116
113% 186 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 99%
OCZ Agility 3 240GB-$199
86GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 117 112 127 125 120 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 158
Write 157
Mixed 168
SusWrite 122
34% 151 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 37.3
150% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 138
110% 154 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 67%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$69
1.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 93 89 91 94 94 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
54% Above average
Read 97.2
Write 101
Mixed 86.8
SusWrite 90.7
70% 93.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
152% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 54%
Great: 67%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 137 134 139 139 136 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
79.2% Very good
Read 139
Write 120
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 137
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.9% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 24.4
78% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 23.2
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 135%
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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 13,719 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,570
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