Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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 Drive176% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 19 '19 at 18:37
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
1-Core 136
2-Core 269
95% 203 Pts
4-Core 497
8-Core 740
80% 618 Pts
64-Core 743
50% 743 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$630
Gigabyte(1458 37B2) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 522
Reflection 427
Parallax 567
137% 506 fps
MRender 385
Gravity 436
Splatting 239
114% 353 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 127%
Great: 134%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$90
284GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 703 645 659 625 659 608 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
176% Outstanding
Read 1,135
Write 817
Mixed 970
SusWrite 650
200% 893 MB/s
4K Read 51.3
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 85
266% 95.2 MB/s
DQ Read 71.8
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 109
100% 146 MB/s
Poor: 201%
This bench: 176%
Great: 328%
Hitachi HDS723020BLE640 2TB
312GB free
Firmware: MX4OAAB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 150 151 153 151 152 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
45.8% Average
Read 9.2
Write 34.7
Mixed 11.2
SusWrite 151
37% 51.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.1
42% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 102%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
875GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 69 70 70 70 70 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
40.4% Average
Read 71
Write 62
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 69.3
46% 62.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 40.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3036 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
95% Outstanding
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 36.9
MC Mixed 27.3
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 36.8
SC Mixed 29.9
85% 29.6 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 95%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 13,668 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,567
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