Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics31% 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 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 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 20:04
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU 14%
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 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 (82nd percentile)
89% Excellent
Memory 96.2
1-Core 138
2-Core 254
92% 163 Pts
4-Core 440
8-Core 722
71% 581 Pts
64-Core 749
46% 749 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 89%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$115
Asus(1043 85D3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 1801 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 512.95
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
31% Below average
Lighting 37.7
Reflection 42.9
Parallax 38.9
30% 39.8 fps
MRender 37.6
Gravity 39.7
Splatting 28.8
32% 35.4 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 31%
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 1,621
Write 1,430
Mixed 89.9
229% 1,047 MB/s
4K Read 49.8
4K Write 33.6
4K Mixed 40
144% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 998
DQ Write 53
DQ Mixed 85.1
173% 379 MB/s
Poor: 140% Great: 311%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$106
706GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 149 152 153 151 151 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Read 144
Write 139
Mixed 25.1
SusWrite 151
83% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
53GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 195 197 195 198 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 118
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 197
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 107%
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 (76th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 28.4
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 29.9
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 53.1
75% 53.1 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 7: 0R 2G 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
7% 43% 7 192 30 60 72.3" 1280 657 SNY7001 SONY TV
Typical MAXIMUS IX APEX Builds (Compare 251 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $925
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