Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 174%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 145%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics181% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90.5% 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.
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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 03 '20 at 17:44
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Memory 96.7
1-Core 148
2-Core 289
101% 178 Pts
4-Core 556
8-Core 769
86% 663 Pts
64-Core 768
52% 768 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,300
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 4000 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
181% Outstanding
Lighting 667
Reflection 575
Parallax 788
175% 677 fps
MRender 577
Gravity 634
Splatting 327
183% 513 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 181%
Great: 199%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$50
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 184 178 178 179 175 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 476
Mixed 351
SusWrite 200
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 76.4
4K Mixed 40.3
140% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 254
212% 309 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 102%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$125
3TB free
Firmware: FP2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 177 177 185 176 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 178
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 179
108% 149 MB/s
4K Read 7.2
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1.2
470% 3.47 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
55.1% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 19
MC Mixed 15.1
51% 17.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 18.6
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 51.6
78% 51.6 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 2,463 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,510
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
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