Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 140%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 159%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
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 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics171% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive342% 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime10.7 Days
Run DateJan 01 '19 at 16:46
Run Duration228 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 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-$349
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 145
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 450
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 478
108% 477 Pts
MC Int 716
MC Float 843
MC Mixed 790
117% 783 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 100%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
171% Outstanding
Lighting 560
Reflection 507
Parallax 618
180% 562 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 553
Splatting 291
164% 369 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 171%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$330
525GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1665 1272 1679 1716 1707 1679 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
342% Outstanding
Read 2,353
Write 1,916
Mixed 983
SusWrite 1,620
384% 1,718 MB/s
4K Read 52.2
4K Write 182
4K Mixed 76.7
274% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 1,624
DQ Write 1,282
DQ Mixed 1,215
974% 1,374 MB/s
Poor: 196%
This bench: 342%
Great: 364%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$120
217GB free
Firmware: DXM03B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 391 403 462 489 493 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 305
Mixed 310
SusWrite 441
86% 384 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 50.3
190% 72.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 142
155% 263 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 119%
Great: 116%
Plextor M3 128GB
18GB free
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 196 184 185 200 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 492
Write 196
Mixed 235
SusWrite 194
62% 279 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 40.6
153% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 165
145% 218 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 84%
Plextor M3 128GB
65GB free
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 188 188 174 190 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 493
Write 187
Mixed 228
SusWrite 186
60% 274 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 40.2
150% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 159
139% 211 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3200 C16 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 38.8
MC Write 40.2
MC Mixed 33.6
107% 37.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.8
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 32.7
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 53.1
75% 53.1 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 106%
Great: 128%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical MAXIMUS IX FORMULA Builds (Compare 3,954 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA - $392

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,809
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