Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 98.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics169% 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 Drive96.7% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 10 '17 at 18:55
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$297
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
98.4% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 459
QC Float 484
QC Mixed 476
107% 473 Pts
MC Int 699
MC Float 792
MC Mixed 757
112% 749 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$754
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2775 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 548
Reflection 526
Parallax 590
174% 554 fps
MRender 275
Gravity 556
Splatting 290
166% 374 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 169%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$300
159GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 410
Mixed 421
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 53.2
198% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 123
127% 207 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 118%
Great: 119%
Samsung 840 Series 500GB
153GB free
Firmware: DXT09B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 485
Write 308
Mixed 272
78% 355 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 16.8
122% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 35.9
72% 146 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 104%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
91GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 428
Mixed 467
103% 463 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 27.7
153% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 221
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 77.5
112% 205 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 103%
Great: 101%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
62GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 440
Mixed 472
106% 477 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 27.1
151% 59.9 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 78.6
113% 206 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 104%
Great: 101%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$97
31GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 410
Mixed 401
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 61.3
4K Mixed 45.6
126% 43.3 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 107
117% 194 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 115%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$67
470GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 139
Write 141
Mixed 128
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1.14
4K Write 2.42
4K Mixed 0.37
134% 1.31 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$163
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 38.7
MC Mixed 28.4
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.8
SC Write 39.4
SC Mixed 32.2
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 100%
Great: 106%
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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 4,741 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 119% - Outstanding Total price: $899
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $297Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $97
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $350Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $120
Intel Core i5-7600K $220Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $149
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $152SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $40HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $141SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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