Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 78.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics148% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory21.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJun 23 '21 at 05:30
Run Duration268 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%
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 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700-$260
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Memory 85.4
1-Core 115
2-Core 215
81% 138 Pts
4-Core 385
8-Core 573
62% 479 Pts
64-Core 570
38% 570 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Nvidia(10DE 146B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
148% Outstanding
Lighting 209
Reflection 197
Parallax 186
169% 197 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 148
Splatting 132
123% 154 fps
Poor: 130%
This bench: 148%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$78
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,362
Write 2,136
Mixed 1,456
441% 1,985 MB/s
4K Read 58.9
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 78.3
265% 93.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,052
DQ Write 773
DQ Mixed 929
690% 918 MB/s
Poor: 189% Great: 323%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$96
107GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 438 439 437 439 439 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 473
Write 439
Mixed 404
SusWrite 437
99% 438 MB/s
4K Read 36.6
4K Write 98.5
4K Mixed 50.5
172% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 298
239% 335 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 115%
Great: 125%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$78
657GB free
Firmware: FS2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 174 178 177 177 179 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 150
Write 149
Mixed 63.5
SusWrite 177
98% 135 MB/s
4K Read 2.5
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
269% 1.97 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 113%
Seagate ST4000LM024-2AN17V 4TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 93 99 105 106 103 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
43% Average
Read 48.8
Write 93.7
Mixed 57.8
SusWrite 100
55% 75.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 0.5
145% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43%
Great: 65%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
918GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 163 165 165 165 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 150
Mixed 80.1
SusWrite 162
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 102%
Great: 115%
WD Game Drive 8TB
6TB free, PID 2631
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 238 232 234 240 236 229 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 221
Write 230
Mixed 135
SusWrite 235
278% 205 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 7.3
4K Mixed 1.6
316% 4.17 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 107%
Great: 121%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x16GB-$172
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
77.9% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 25.3
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 29
SC Mixed 22.8
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 144 27" 1280 720 DELA0D1 Dell S2716DG
Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 6,179 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: $1,901
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