Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics100% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive112% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 03:29
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 144
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 548
QC Float 548
QC Mixed 522
122% 540 Pts
MC Int 716
MC Float 814
MC Mixed 774
115% 768 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 314
Reflection 309
Parallax 312
97% 311 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 285
Splatting 236
103% 241 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 100%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$295
556GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 396
Mixed 408
97% 438 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 84.9
4K Mixed 49.5
178% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 126
137% 232 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 112%
Great: 134%
Hitachi HMS5C4040BLE640 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: MPAOA5D0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
54.4% Above average
Read 104
Write 85.6
Mixed 88.7
70% 92.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.18
79% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 75%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
534GB free
Firmware: HP34 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 116
Write 126
Mixed 124
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.26
76% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
84.7% Excellent
MC Read 31
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 26.2
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 33.6
SC Mixed 27.1
77% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 59.4
67% 59.4 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 86%
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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 9,485 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $209

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,619
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