Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics75.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive133% 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.
Very high background CPU (69%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '19 at 04:50
Run Duration276 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 69%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6500-$185
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
56% Above average
1-Core 84.3
2-Core 180
61% 132 Pts
4-Core 308
8-Core 342
44% 325 Pts
64-Core 349
23% 349 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 56%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Lighting 295
Reflection 278
Parallax 320
78% 298 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 274
Splatting 214
75% 228 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS960GD0MEE-5410A 960GB
562GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 40032A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 406 520 635 676 668 606 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 650
Write 661
Mixed 600
SusWrite 585
141% 624 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 82.6
4K Mixed 40
137% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 687
DQ Write 606
DQ Mixed 630
477% 641 MB/s
Poor: 107%
This bench: 133%
Great: 178%
Adata SX6000LNP 512GB
322GB free
Firmware: V9001c00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 618 762 822 814 754 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
173% Outstanding
Read 1,656
Write 898
Mixed 780
SusWrite 708
224% 1,010 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 27.4
145% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 691
DQ Mixed 369
311% 437 MB/s
Poor: 126%
This bench: 173%
Great: 232%
Intel 530 Series 240GB-$149
206GB free
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 164 142 158 141 143 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 390
Write 178
Mixed 276
SusWrite 155
56% 250 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 35.5
128% 46.8 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 156
140% 213 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 93%
Toshiba THNSN5512GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
93GB free
Firmware: 5KDA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 511 440 428 450 380 290 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
145% Outstanding
Read 869
Write 782
Mixed 825
SusWrite 416
162% 723 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 96.8
4K Mixed 46.1
162% 59 MB/s
DQ Read 902
DQ Write 683
DQ Mixed 796
594% 794 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 145%
Great: 162%
Seagate ST1000LM048-2E7172 1TB
733GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 116 115 118 120 122 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 101
Write 129
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 117
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.7
185% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 72%
WL1000GLSA1654S 1TB
145GB free
Firmware: 1A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 69 72 73 73 71 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
39.5% Below average
Read 65.7
Write 65
Mixed 42.5
SusWrite 71.5
45% 61.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 1 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 61%
Seagate ST1500LM006 HN-M151RAD 1.5TB
311GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 83 84 84 84 84 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
48.5% Average
Read 86
Write 67
Mixed 52
SusWrite 82.8
53% 71.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
158% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESCK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
70.8% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 22.2
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 18.7
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 83.3
48% 83.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 113%
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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 FORMULA Builds (Compare 5,189 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA - $413

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,807
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