Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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 Drive112% 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
7 days ago, 7 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (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 DateSep 17 '20 at 04:33
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Memory 91.9
1-Core 138
2-Core 270
95% 166 Pts
4-Core 447
8-Core 679
72% 563 Pts
64-Core 686
46% 686 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Nvidia(10DE 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2627 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (62nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
106% Outstanding
Lighting 398
Reflection 368
Parallax 387
104% 384 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 402
Splatting 250
107% 296 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 106%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 393 224 96 88 86 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 487
Write 469
Mixed 393
SusWrite 222
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 60.2
202% 72.8 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 112%
Great: 132%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$17
303GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 109 109 111 111 112 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 110
Write 93.8
Mixed 57.3
SusWrite 110
68% 92.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
134% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$58
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
79.1% Very good
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 29.7
MC Mixed 25
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 31.4
SC Mixed 24.4
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 89%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 3,070 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
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Workstation
Workstation 99%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,616
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