Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 152%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 129%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 90.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics173% 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 Drive203% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 07 '21 at 08:32
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 above expectations (78th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Memory 95.5
1-Core 136
2-Core 238
92% 157 Pts
4-Core 464
8-Core 720
76% 592 Pts
64-Core 709
48% 709 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (43rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
173% Outstanding
Lighting 209
Reflection 208
Parallax 226
169% 214 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 215
Splatting 172
178% 214 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 173%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 574 219 181 179 192 168 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 1,901
Write 1,296
Mixed 611
SusWrite 252
224% 1,015 MB/s
4K Read 48.5
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 58.8
216% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 1,197
DQ Write 838
DQ Mixed 589
556% 875 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 203%
Great: 233%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
770GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 151 150 153 153 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 157
Write 168
Mixed 81.5
SusWrite 151
102% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$75
173GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 141 144 135 189 138 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 129
Write 98.5
Mixed 67.9
SusWrite 153
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
59% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 91%
Sony Storage Media 8GB
7GB free, PID 05ba
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.4 2 3.4 2.5 3.4 2.9 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
5.43% Terrible
Read 21.5
Write 4
Mixed 13.2
SusWrite 2.8
12% 10.4 MB/s
4K Read 5.9
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
29% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.43%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$80
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
54.1% Above average
MC Read 18.9
MC Write 18.7
MC Mixed 15.1
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 18.7
54% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 55.7
72% 55.7 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 6,194 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,887
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