Asus Maximus IV GENE-Z

Performance Results

Gaming 29%
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 48%
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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics22.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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)
Boot Drive83.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Maximus IV GENE-Z  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121109
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 15:36
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 i7-2600K-$375
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
73.5% Very good
SC Int 98.9
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 100
80% 99.8 Pts
QC Int 391
QC Float 363
QC Mixed 369
85% 374 Pts
MC Int 496
MC Float 513
MC Mixed 513
76% 507 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-$120
CLim: 1489 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
22.2% Poor
Lighting 68
Reflection 47.4
Parallax 60.7
20% 58.7 fps
MRender 53.7
Gravity 66.2
Splatting 43.8
24% 54.6 fps
Poor: 16%
This bench: 22.2%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 522
Write 477
Mixed 500
112% 499 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 86
4K Mixed 12.7
109% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 29.3
DQ Write 99.4
DQ Mixed 12.5
25% 47 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 101%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$44
675GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 139
Write 135
Mixed 139
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.18
85% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 04CD F3-12800CL8-4GBXM 029E CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 04CD F3-12800CL8-4GBXM 16GB
1867, 1867, 1867, 1867 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
66.1% Good
MC Read 23.3
MC Write 23.6
MC Mixed 20.9
65% 22.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 19.9
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 50.4
79% 50.4 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Maximus IV GENE-Z Builds (Compare 811 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 59%
Desktop 66%
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Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: Asus Maximus IV GENE-Z - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $852
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