Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics52.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive85.3% 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.
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)
Memory27.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 13 '19 at 16:01
Run Duration281 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-$359
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 468
QC Float 515
QC Mixed 516
113% 500 Pts
MC Int 650
MC Float 786
MC Mixed 724
107% 720 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (142 fps cap detected)
52.9% Above average
Lighting 142
Reflection 142
Parallax 142
44% 142 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 142
Splatting 142
60% 142 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 219 237 218 219 193 210 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 488
Write 236
Mixed 172
SusWrite 216
61% 278 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 26.2
133% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 60.4
108% 217 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 85%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
101GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,957
Write 1,753
Mixed 702
325% 1,471 MB/s
4K Read 45.5
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 64.8
238% 90.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,160
DQ Write 1,148
DQ Mixed 862
728% 1,056 MB/s
Poor: 160% Great: 262%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$97
107GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 478 470 477 467 473 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 477
Mixed 392
SusWrite 473
104% 464 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 53.8
191% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 353
268% 361 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 125%
Great: 125%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$90
238GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 477 470 476 466 473 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 489
Mixed 356
SusWrite 472
103% 457 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 48.8
179% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 176
180% 295 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 120%
Great: 117%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$50
767GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 120 122 122 123 123 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
69.8% Good
Read 122
Write 113
Mixed 108
SusWrite 121
86% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
173% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3600 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 45
MC Mixed 36.7
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 48.7
SC Mixed 33.1
94% 32.9 GB/s
Latency 47
85% 47 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 112%
Great: 171%
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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 HERO Builds (Compare 12,230 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 112% - Outstanding Total price: $1,606
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