Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 150%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 99.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics53.3% 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 Drive317% 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.
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)
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 06 '18 at 22:41
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$299
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 142
113% 142 Pts
QC Int 484
QC Float 513
QC Mixed 479
112% 492 Pts
MC Int 705
MC Float 801
MC Mixed 762
113% 756 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$650
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2890 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (143 fps cap detected)
53.3% Above average
Lighting 144
Reflection 144
Parallax 143
44% 143 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 143
Splatting 143
60% 143 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 175%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$236
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
317% Outstanding
Read 2,637
Write 1,632
Mixed 1,650
436% 1,973 MB/s
4K Read 54.5
4K Write 198
4K Mixed 72.9
281% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 679
DQ Write 472
DQ Mixed 263
281% 471 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 317%
Great: 350%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$105
1.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 175
Mixed 169
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 1.97
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.33
158% 1.46 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 100%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU32GX4M2C3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3367 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 40.5
MC Write 42.3
MC Mixed 32.8
110% 38.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 47.1
SC Mixed 33
99% 34.6 GB/s
Latency 50.1
80% 50.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 109%
Great: 106%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 9,491 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $209

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $1,499
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HDDRAMUSB
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