Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 87.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics6.29% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive60.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 01:17
Run Duration176 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 as expected (55th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Memory 95.1
1-Core 130
2-Core 249
92% 158 Pts
4-Core 435
8-Core 678
71% 556 Pts
64-Core 693
46% 693 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 872F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8681
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
6.29% Terrible
Lighting 7.4
Reflection 114
Parallax 8.8
6% 43.4 fps
MRender 11.4
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 11.9
7% 10.3 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.29%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU630 480GB
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V8X02c08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 68 17 8.2 20 50 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
60.5% Good
Read 404
Write 97.8
Mixed 150
SusWrite 30.7
37% 171 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 74.6
4K Mixed 32.3
121% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 49.5
DQ Mixed 24.7
43% 88.2 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 104%
WD WD10EURX 1TB-$49
862GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 147 147 147 148 146 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
Read 164
Write 124
Mixed 79.8
SusWrite 147
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
192% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2Z2933C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 34.1
MC Mixed 25.3
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 34.6
SC Mixed 27.6
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 56.7
71% 56.7 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 65: 7R 7G 9B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
65% 32% 73 319 246 120 24" 1920 1080 AUS24AC VG248
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Gaming
Gaming 120%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 102%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,703
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