Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 90.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics137% 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 Drive212% 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 APEX  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161222
Uptime2 Days
Run DateNov 05 '19 at 04:54
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$378
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
1-Core 149
2-Core 291
104% 220 Pts
4-Core 459
8-Core 672
73% 566 Pts
64-Core 724
49% 724 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Gigabyte(1458 374D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 509
Reflection 510
Parallax 603
134% 541 fps
MRender 264
Gravity 532
Splatting 295
138% 364 fps
Poor: 119%
This bench: 137%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
789GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1095 941 454 185 95 103 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 1,408
Write 1,562
Mixed 1,095
SusWrite 479
255% 1,136 MB/s
4K Read 60.2
4K Write 187
4K Mixed 85.2
299% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 635
DQ Write 904
DQ Mixed 270
344% 603 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 212%
Great: 271%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$87
350GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 350 483 481 485 488 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 485
Mixed 410
SusWrite 446
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 61
205% 72.9 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 127%
Great: 135%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$49
929GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 122 129 128 128 127 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Read 129
Write 112
Mixed 110
SusWrite 126
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
MC Read 36.9
MC Write 36.7
MC Mixed 28.6
97% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 32.2
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 48.8
82% 48.8 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 109%
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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 APEX Builds (Compare 1,437 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,371
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