Asus Maximus IV Extreme-Z

Performance Results

Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop 52%
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 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 59%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics38.9% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive36.1% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Maximus IV Extreme-Z  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 03:47
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-3770K-$400
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
59% Above average
1-Core 88.9
2-Core 189
65% 139 Pts
4-Core 323
8-Core 393
48% 358 Pts
64-Core 456
31% 456 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 59%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$135
CLim: 1110 MHz, MLim: 1630 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.5.2
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Lighting 148
Reflection 144
Parallax 192
39% 162 fps
MRender 109
Gravity 140
Splatting 93
39% 114 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$85
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 77 80 48 51 67 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 157
Write 191
Mixed 181
SusWrite 69.1
34% 150 MB/s
4K Read 13.1
4K Write 63.4
4K Mixed 11
68% 29.2 MB/s
DQ Read 84.3
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 154
112% 141 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$58
68GB free
Firmware: CC1H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 63 64 105 88 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
50.6% Above average
Read 100
Write 99.2
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 75.7
60% 81.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
165% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
51% Above average
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 15.9
51% 17.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 14.4
SC Mixed 15.1
41% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 51%
Great: 75%
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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 1,318 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 51%
Desktop 65%
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: Asus Maximus IV Extreme-Z

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $965
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