Asus Maximus IV Extreme-Z

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 54%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics76.9% 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 Drive63.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Maximus IV Extreme-Z  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120305
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 11 '19 at 12:19
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-2600K-$442
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
54% Above average
1-Core 93.2
2-Core 177
64% 135 Pts
4-Core 302
8-Core 427
47% 364 Pts
64-Core 447
30% 447 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 54%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$278
Zotac(19DA 4527) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Lighting 313
Reflection 250
Parallax 282
79% 282 fps
MRender 223
Gravity 278
Splatting 185
74% 229 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vertex 3 MAX IOPS 120GB-$160
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 142 156 139 142 121 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 363
Write 180
Mixed 226
SusWrite 144
51% 228 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 49.6
4K Mixed 28.3
100% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 198
151% 206 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 88%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
466GB free
Firmware: RVT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 303 314 318 336 337 348 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 394
Mixed 398
SusWrite 326
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 59.9
4K Mixed 42.7
140% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 192
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 180
137% 184 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 129%
Intel Raid 10 Volume 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 117 126 132 132 127 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
43.5% Average
Read 24.3
Write 124
Mixed 45.2
SusWrite 126
58% 79.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.8
212% 2.23 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 158%
Lacie P9230 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1053
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 164 167 173 174 173 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 141
Mixed 78.3
SusWrite 169
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR3 1600 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
54.4% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 17
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 16.6
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Maximus IV Extreme-Z Builds (Compare 1,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Maximus IV Extreme-Z

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $946
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