Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 90.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive131% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161228
Uptime1 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 01:33
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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-$361
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Memory 95.5
1-Core 134
2-Core 229
90% 153 Pts
4-Core 457
8-Core 722
75% 590 Pts
64-Core 722
48% 722 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
347GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 458 467 478 472 444 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 486
Mixed 393
SusWrite 466
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 64.3
215% 76.3 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 314
242% 330 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 131%
Great: 133%
Samsung 850 EVO 500GB
219GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 482 483 482 471 349 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - drive id incomplete or inconclusive
Read 514
Write 446
Mixed 342
SusWrite 457
99% 440 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 49.7
183% 69.5 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 257
216% 311 MB/s
Poor: 95% Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$73
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
84.8% Excellent
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 24.2
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.6
SC Write 33
SC Mixed 25.2
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 55.6
72% 55.6 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 104%

 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 7 6 60 0" 1280 720
Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 7,000 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,664
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