Asus MAXIMUS IX EXTREME

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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 85.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive121% 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 EXTREME  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 22 '19 at 13:48
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$286
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Memory 92.6
1-Core 129
2-Core 237
89% 153 Pts
4-Core 425
8-Core 650
69% 538 Pts
64-Core 674
45% 674 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$109
344GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 465 464 461 402 420 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 455
Mixed 435
SusWrite 446
104% 461 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 98
4K Mixed 57.2
182% 64.2 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 302
244% 344 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 121%
Great: 124%
SanDisk SSD Plus 960GB-$149
404GB free
Firmware: Z33110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 130 196 185 154 178 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
74.1% Very good
Read 465
Write 434
Mixed 384
SusWrite 187
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 23.3
115% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 4.8
64% 148 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 76%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$45
523GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 134 134 134 135 135 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 155
Write 121
Mixed 77
SusWrite 134
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
203% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$38
463GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 102 103 103 102 104 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
60.6% Good
Read 108
Write 104
Mixed 72
SusWrite 103
71% 96.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
70% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 26.7
MC Mixed 20.1
69% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 22.2
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 115%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX EXTREME

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,417
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