Asus Maximus Formula

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (12th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 88 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 relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 34%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Boot Drive39.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Maximus Formula  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20071115
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '21 at 13:57
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600-$190
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
34% Below average
Memory 48.8
1-Core 37.9
2-Core 75.5
34% 54.1 Pts
4-Core 113
8-Core 110
15% 112 Pts
64-Core 72.6
5% 72.6 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 34%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU630 240GB
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N191129a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 111 123 173 177 157 MB/s
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
39.5% Below average
Read 168
Write 182
Mixed 178
SusWrite 130
37% 164 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 32.2
4K Mixed 22.2
77% 25.1 MB/s
DQ Read 25.1
DQ Write 11.2
DQ Mixed 29.4
19% 21.9 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 100%
Kingston HyperX Fury 3.0 32GB
24GB free, PID 16a5
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 25 24 26 27 25 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
11.3% Very poor
Read 31.5
Write 19.1
Mixed 11.7
SusWrite 24.1
27% 21.6 MB/s
4K Read 5.1
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.4
36% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 11.3%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
14.9% Very poor
MC Read 5.9
MC Write 4.9
MC Mixed 4.6
15% 5.13 GB/s
SC Read 1.4
SC Write 4.4
SC Mixed 3.6
9% 3.13 GB/s
Latency 165
24% 165 ns
Poor: 14%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 42%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Maximus Formula Builds (Compare 247 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 15%
Desktop 54%
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus Maximus Formula

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $468
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