Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 97%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics142% 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 Drive116% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 09 '18 at 18:35
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
97% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 140
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 436
QC Float 453
QC Mixed 465
102% 451 Pts
MC Int 693
MC Float 807
MC Mixed 753
112% 751 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 97%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Asus(1043 8593) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 464
Reflection 425
Parallax 442
141% 444 fps
MRender 256
Gravity 448
Splatting 272
142% 325 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 142%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 275 277 278 277 277 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 490
Mixed 380
SusWrite 291
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 58.3
201% 70.9 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 225
206% 316 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
392GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 479 484 486 487 487 488 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 485
Mixed 414
SusWrite 485
107% 473 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 66.5
223% 79.4 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 360
264% 348 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 135%
Great: 134%
WD WD5000AZLX-00K4KA0 500GB
307GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 166 164 164 163 162 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 166
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 164
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 39.5
MC Write 41.2
MC Mixed 29.4
105% 36.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 43.2
SC Mixed 32.3
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 45.5
88% 45.5 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 104%
Great: 119%
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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 9,248 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,590
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HDDRAMUSB
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