Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics124% 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. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
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%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$345
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
77.7% Very good
1-Core 130
2-Core 246
89% 188 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 604
68% 522 Pts
64-Core 676
45% 676 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$653
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Lighting 502
Reflection 426
Parallax 511
130% 480 fps
MRender 380
Gravity 447
Splatting 258
117% 362 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 124%
Great: 135%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$105
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 139 70 67 73 81 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th 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: 78%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
632GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 141 139 139 141 144 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st 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: 62%
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 way below expectations (16th percentile)
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: 68%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 161%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 13,060 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $1,586
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $140Nvidia GTX 1660 $220Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $80
Intel Core i5-9600K $219Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $278Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $105
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $195Nvidia RTX 2060 $330Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $219
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $78SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $618SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $83SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback