Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 95.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics97.4% 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 Drive97.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime1.6 Days
Run DateMay 01 '19 at 11:27
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Memory 95
1-Core 149
2-Core 296
102% 180 Pts
4-Core 517
8-Core 763
82% 640 Pts
64-Core 760
51% 760 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Lighting 364
Reflection 362
Parallax 372
96% 366 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 372
Splatting 240
98% 272 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 480GB-$300
140GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFZ12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 248 257 255 256 259 265 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Read 468
Write 431
Mixed 357
SusWrite 256
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 42
155% 59.1 MB/s
DQ Read 345
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 193
186% 293 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 101%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$160
687GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 81 83 82 82 84 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
49.2% Average
Read 88.8
Write 46.8
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 82.3
49% 67 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
167% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$169
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2747 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
49.9% Average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 14.4
46% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 17.1
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 57.1
70% 57.1 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 98%
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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 16,102 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,631
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