Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 97.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics170% 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.
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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '19 at 03:52
Run Duration226 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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-$359
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 468
QC Float 483
QC Mixed 470
107% 474 Pts
MC Int 679
MC Float 767
MC Mixed 752
110% 733 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 97.5%
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: 399.24
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 560
Reflection 509
Parallax 628
181% 566 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 547
Splatting 282
162% 363 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 170%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,967
Write 1,639
Mixed 709
317% 1,438 MB/s
4K Read 53.6
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 60.6
234% 85.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,110
DQ Write 981
DQ Mixed 788
661% 960 MB/s
Poor: 162% Great: 259%
Toshiba OCZ RD400 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$195
372GB free
Firmware: 57CZ4102 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1243 1211 1265 1273 1256 1267 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
229% Outstanding
Read 1203
Write 1,229
Mixed 898
SusWrite 1,252
258% 1,146 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 60.3
210% 76.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,009
DQ Write 768
DQ Mixed 639
545% 805 MB/s
Poor: 121%
This bench: 229%
Great: 249%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$65
2TB free
Firmware: CC54
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 179 180 180 181 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 123
Mixed 80.7
SusWrite 180
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
73.5% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 21
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 23.5
66% 23.1 GB/s
Latency 58.7
68% 58.7 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 94%
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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 12,217 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 112% - Outstanding Total price: $1,614
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