Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 233%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 197%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics238% 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 Drive218% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display5760 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 02 '21 at 17:45
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Memory 96.1
1-Core 154
2-Core 307
104% 186 Pts
4-Core 563
8-Core 819
89% 691 Pts
64-Core 779
52% 779 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 100%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
MSI(1462 3881) ≥ 4GB; MSI VENTUS 3x
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
238% Outstanding
Lighting 318
Reflection 297
Parallax 325
257% 313 fps
MRender 344
Gravity 256
Splatting 188
217% 263 fps
Poor: 191%
This bench: 238%
Great: 256%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
35TTFP6PCIE-1TB 1TB
282GB free
Firmware: T0709A3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1411 1398 1398 1386 1436 1388 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
255% Outstanding
Read 1,596
Write 1,408
Mixed 1,013
SusWrite 1,403
304% 1,355 MB/s
4K Read 50.3
4K Write 222
4K Mixed 27.3
229% 99.9 MB/s
DQ Read 800
DQ Write 1,010
DQ Mixed 511
495% 774 MB/s
Poor: 174%
This bench: 255%
Great: 255%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$82
222GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 807 542 525 497 466 442 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
218% Outstanding
Read 1,558
Write 1,470
Mixed 646
SusWrite 547
235% 1,055 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 59.9
225% 86.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,117
DQ Write 1,290
DQ Mixed 991
805% 1,133 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 218%
Great: 257%
Crucial MX500 2TB-$190
342GB free
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 460 457 464 451 464 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 445
Mixed 387
SusWrite 458
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 55
188% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 290
238% 339 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 123%
Great: 125%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$109
1TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 197 190 197 197 200 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 154
Write 132
Mixed 29.1
SusWrite 196
92% 128 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2
360% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 40.5
MC Mixed 33.2
106% 37.2 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 46
SC Mixed 31.6
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 53.7
74% 53.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 105%
Great: 132%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 6,147 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $1,866
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