Asus Maximus IV Extreme

Performance Results

Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop 48%
Workstation 28%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 42.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics36.7% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Maximus IV Extreme  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130412
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 08 '18 at 14:52
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
42.8% Average
SC Int 82.7
SC Float 84.7
SC Mixed 84.5
67% 84 Pts
QC Int 184
QC Float 163
QC Mixed 181
40% 176 Pts
MC Int 180
MC Float 190
MC Mixed 190
28% 187 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660 Ti-$362
Asus(1043 841E) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
36.7% Below average
Lighting 98.7
Reflection 84.3
Parallax 133
34% 105 fps
MRender 85.4
Gravity 114
Splatting 63.5
38% 87.7 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 41%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
57GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.7% Good
Read 451
Write 234
Mixed 294
72% 326 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 42.8
4K Mixed 16.5
93% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 37.6
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 44.5
42% 62.5 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 108%
WD WD7500AYPS-01ZKB0 750GB
608GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 02.01B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
39.3% Below average
Read 74.1
Write 62.7
Mixed 66.2
51% 67.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 0.95
4K Mixed 0.41
83% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ16GX3M4X1600C9 029E CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 029E CMZ16GX3M4X1600C9 029E CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
47.7% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 15.3
47% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 14.7
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 59%
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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 Extreme Builds (Compare 659 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 60%
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 49%

Motherboard: Asus Maximus IV Extreme

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $692
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