Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics130% 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 Drive48.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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)
Memory5.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 20:35
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
65.7% Good
Memory 71.6
1-Core 107
2-Core 196
72% 125 Pts
4-Core 321
8-Core 617
58% 469 Pts
64-Core 631
42% 631 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Zotac(19DA 2617) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
130% Outstanding
Lighting 182
Reflection 0.1
Parallax 177
147% 120 fps
MRender 161
Gravity 132
Splatting 121
110% 138 fps
Poor: 125%
This bench: 130%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$28
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 108 5.8 95 53 17 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 291
Write 173
Mixed 223
SusWrite 51.6
41% 185 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 47.5
4K Mixed 18
77% 28.2 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 134
130% 200 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 79%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$59
747GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 75 74 81 74 83 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 56.7
Write 84
Mixed 58.7
SusWrite 76.4
51% 68.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.4
114% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$129
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
65.6% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 26.5
MC Mixed 21.9
69% 24.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 15.6
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 97.7
41% 97.7 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 86%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 5,939 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $1,911
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