Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 89.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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.
Boot Drive53.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 03:28
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 16%
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 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$365
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Memory 95.3
1-Core 131
2-Core 253
92% 160 Pts
4-Core 448
8-Core 670
72% 559 Pts
64-Core 697
47% 697 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$400
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing below potential (58th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
106% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 145
Parallax 132
106% 136 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 136
Splatting 120
107% 123 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 106%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$180
74GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 252 124 146 139 141 144 MB/s
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
53.4% Above average
Read 284
Write 240
Mixed 242
SusWrite 158
52% 231 MB/s
4K Read 15.6
4K Write 52.4
4K Mixed 22.5
80% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 132
110% 157 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 94%
Samsung 870 EVO 2TB-$180
591GB free
Firmware: SVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 473 477 479 488 489 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 480
Mixed 453
SusWrite 479
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 59.4
205% 70.7 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 362
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 89%
This bench: 130%
Great: 139%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$71
870GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 13 69 132 159 169 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 180
Write 175
Mixed 85.3
SusWrite 92.8
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 35.9
MC Mixed 27
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 37.9
SC Mixed 28.4
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 93.3%
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 12 10 60 31.5" 1280 720 SAM0F52 U32J59x
Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 8,305 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 101%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $1,659
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