Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 141%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO
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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 97%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics183% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive218% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
11 months ago, 10 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateNov 29 '17 at 23:37
Run Duration197 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
97% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 140
112% 141 Pts
QC Int 476
QC Float 506
QC Mixed 465
109% 482 Pts
MC Int 683
MC Float 782
MC Mixed 749
110% 738 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 97%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
Gigabyte(1458 374D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2861 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
183% Outstanding
Lighting 612
Reflection 566
Parallax 662
195% 613 fps
MRender 281
Gravity 591
Splatting 303
174% 392 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 183%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$150
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
218% Outstanding
Read 1,887
Write 1,275
Mixed 1,085
313% 1,416 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 35.9
189% 72.5 MB/s
DQ Read 56.2
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 27
73% 146 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 218%
Great: 258%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
102GB free
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
67.7% Good
Read 484
Write 130
Mixed 161
56% 258 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 10.4
108% 47 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 27.6
73% 160 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 73%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$110
1.5TB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 144
Write 148
Mixed 130
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.25
89% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
871GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 133
Write 154
Mixed 119
101% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 0.87
4K Mixed 0.29
84% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 115%
Lexar JumpDrive P10 USB 3.0 64GB-$73
42GB free, PID a836
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 174
Write 204
Mixed 192
251% 190 MB/s
4K Read 17
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.94
128% 6.31 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$145
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 37.8
MC Mixed 28.6
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 38.8
SC Mixed 30.7
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 50.2
80% 50.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 9,165 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,594
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