Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics88.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
2 months ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory1.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime6.9 Days
Run DateOct 22 '20 at 01:11
Run Duration197 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$188
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
89.1% Excellent
Memory 94.7
1-Core 122
2-Core 250
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 483
8-Core 484
66% 483 Pts
64-Core 476
32% 476 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2022 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
88.4% Excellent
Lighting 111
Reflection 120
Parallax 99.3
92% 110 fps
MRender 99.8
Gravity 106
Splatting 109
61% 105 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 90%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 8371
Write 7,809
Mixed 7,925
1,794% 8,035 MB/s
4K Read 596
4K Write 289
4K Mixed 377
1,538% 420 MB/s
DQ Read 1,813
DQ Write 1,467
DQ Mixed 1,596
1,206% 1,625 MB/s
Poor: 79% Great: 133%
Samsung Portable SSD T5 500GB
89GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 41 42 42 41 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
20.3% Poor
Read 40.5
Write 41.3
Mixed 40.2
SusWrite 41.4
9% 40.8 MB/s
4K Read 13.8
4K Write 15.2
4K Mixed 14.6
48% 14.5 MB/s
DQ Read 27.7
DQ Write 26.6
DQ Mixed 27.2
20% 27.2 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 20.3%
Great: 99%
Drevo X1 SSD 256GB
25GB free
Firmware: P1205A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 78 29 35 83 80 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 501
Write 41.8
Mixed 56.7
SusWrite 66.7
36% 167 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 47.3
4K Mixed 44.5
136% 42.5 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 85
DQ Mixed 80.8
83% 140 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 112%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
214GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5202
Write 11,487
Mixed 9463
6,602% 8,717 MB/s
4K Read 823
4K Write 672
4K Mixed 716
126,323% 737 MB/s
DQ Read 1,319
DQ Write 1,190
DQ Mixed 1,237
11,394% 1,249 MB/s
Poor: 54% Great: 108%
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 @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
MC Read 34.8
MC Write 36.3
MC Mixed 26.8
93% 32.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 34.7
SC Mixed 27.1
77% 27.1 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 91.6%
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 3,899 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,625
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