Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics5.53% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive56.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory22.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 22 '21 at 14:51
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$340
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Memory 90.1
1-Core 96.5
2-Core 197
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 544
58% 451 Pts
64-Core 544
36% 544 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 872F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9466
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
5.53% Terrible
Lighting 6.5
Reflection 8.8
Parallax 7.6
5% 7.63 fps
MRender 10
Gravity 6.7
Splatting 10.7
6% 9.13 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.53%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 530 Series 240GB-$80
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 185 215 209 222 184 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
56.9% Above average
Read 339
Write 209
Mixed 219
SusWrite 202
54% 242 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 33.8
4K Mixed 18.2
76% 24.9 MB/s
DQ Read 194
DQ Write 170
DQ Mixed 120
107% 162 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
MC Read 35.7
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 31.3
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 43.3
SC Mixed 27.4
83% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 84%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 6 3 60 27" 1280 720 BNQ7F2B BenQ XL2720Z
Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 6,531 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,894
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