Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 75.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics62.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive207% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory51.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 30 '20 at 21:57
Run Duration218 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 33%
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 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
75.4% Very good
Memory 89.1
1-Core 124
2-Core 226
86% 146 Pts
4-Core 334
8-Core 505
54% 420 Pts
64-Core 536
36% 536 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
CLim: 2220 MHz, MLim: 3550 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.09
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
62.6% Good
Lighting 79.3
Reflection 85.4
Parallax 70.1
64% 78.3 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 61.8
Splatting 104
61% 104 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
317GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 783 752 749 748 756 752 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
207% Outstanding
Read 1,044
Write 964
Mixed 995
SusWrite 757
212% 940 MB/s
4K Read 50.3
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 65.3
224% 79.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,186
DQ Write 1030
DQ Mixed 1,107
830% 1,108 MB/s
Poor: 191%
This bench: 207%
Great: 333%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$140
919GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1905 1917 1342 1153 1111 1157 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
289% Outstanding
Read 2,014
Write 1,829
Mixed 1,426
SusWrite 1,431
376% 1,675 MB/s
4K Read 45.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 64.8
215% 76.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,337
DQ Write 1,113
DQ Mixed 1,208
909% 1,219 MB/s
Poor: 230%
This bench: 289%
Great: 354%
WD Re 1TB (2013)-$62
156GB free
Firmware: 01.01V03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 74 73 74 74 74 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
53.1% Above average
Read 111
Write 116
Mixed 97.2
SusWrite 73.5
74% 99.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
194% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 78%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$59
641GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 116 115 114 116 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Read 138
Write 133
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 115
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMD32GX4M2C3200C16 CMT32GX4M2C3200C16 CMD32GX4M2C3200C16 CMT32GX4M2C3200C16 64GB
3265, 3265, 3265, 3265 MHz
16384, 16384, 16384, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
83.2% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 27.4
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 32
SC Mixed 21.1
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 83%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 4,707 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,627
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