Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 85.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics127% 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.
Boot Drive80.7% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (48%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
12 months ago, 10 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory22.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 16:19
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 48%
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 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Memory 90.1
1-Core 130
2-Core 246
89% 155 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 604
68% 522 Pts
64-Core 676
45% 676 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below potential (69th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
127% Outstanding
Lighting 502
Reflection 426
Parallax 511
132% 480 fps
MRender 380
Gravity 447
Splatting 258
127% 362 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 127%
Great: 135%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$135
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 139 70 67 73 81 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 436
Write 397
Mixed 351
SusWrite 136
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 72.9
4K Mixed 29
130% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 354
268% 359 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 133%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$66
632GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 141 139 139 141 144 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 147
Write 144
Mixed 74.2
SusWrite 140
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR32GX4M4C3466C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
71.6% Very good
MC Read 24.9
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 22.5
72% 25 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 22.1
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 147%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 3,144 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,616
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