Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 140%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 150%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 112%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics166% 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 Drive265% 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)
Memory28.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 26 '17 at 07:12
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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-$285
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
112% Outstanding
SC Int 153
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 156
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 511
QC Float 553
QC Mixed 549
122% 538 Pts
MC Int 786
MC Float 882
MC Mixed 846
125% 838 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 112%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$728
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
166% Outstanding
Lighting 538
Reflection 514
Parallax 544
167% 532 fps
MRender 272
Gravity 544
Splatting 299
164% 372 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 166%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 960GB-$340
623GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Read 527
Write 481
Mixed 508
113% 505 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 13
120% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 12.4
99% 228 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 99%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$202
337GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
265% Outstanding
Read 2,895
Write 1,371
Mixed 1,423
416% 1,896 MB/s
4K Read 60.7
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 28.7
212% 82 MB/s
DQ Read 58.6
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 29.4
47% 86.5 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 265%
Great: 277%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$72
754GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 164
Mixed 160
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 2.32
4K Mixed 0.35
116% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 103%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3866 C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
124% Outstanding
MC Read 45.8
MC Write 48.1
MC Mixed 37.9
126% 43.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 53
SC Mixed 36.4
110% 38.4 GB/s
Latency 46.8
86% 46.8 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 124%
Great: 163%
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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 8,947 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,598
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