Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics28.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX APEX  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161228
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 19:56
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU 15%
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 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$340
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 94.6
1-Core 137
2-Core 259
92% 164 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 758
74% 605 Pts
64-Core 750
46% 750 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$115
Asus(1043 85D3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 512.95
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
28.7% Poor
Lighting 34.6
Reflection 39.3
Parallax 36.3
28% 36.7 fps
MRender 36.2
Gravity 36.7
Splatting 26
30% 33 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 28.7%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,558
Write 1,428
Mixed 1,104
303% 1,363 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 95.9
4K Mixed 63.9
207% 69.6 MB/s
DQ Read 980
DQ Write 671
DQ Mixed 431
428% 694 MB/s
Poor: 140% Great: 311%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$108
706GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 151 152 153 152 150 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 143
Write 139
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 151
82% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.5
140% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
53GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 198 196 160 149 197 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 148
Mixed 87.7
SusWrite 183
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 103%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 37.2
MC Mixed 27.1
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 42.3
SC Mixed 31.1
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 1: 0R 0G 1B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
1% 100% 1 178 30 60 72.3" 1280 657 SNY7001 SONY TV
Typical MAXIMUS IX APEX Builds (Compare 289 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $829
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