Asus Maximus III Formula

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 45.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics106% 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 Drive30.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsus Maximus III Formula  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20090825
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '19 at 19:10
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7 860-$280
LGA1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
45.8% Average
1-Core 70
2-Core 142
50% 106 Pts
4-Core 251
8-Core 295
36% 273 Pts
64-Core 296
20% 296 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$412
EVGA(3842 5180) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 263
Reflection 338
Parallax 424
69% 341 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 403
Splatting 251
108% 300 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 106%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Agility 3 240GB-$199
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0955
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 94 99 103 104 100 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
30.2% Below average
Read 100
Write 117
Mixed 114
SusWrite 101
24% 108 MB/s
4K Read 14.1
4K Write 27.2
4K Mixed 17.8
59% 19.7 MB/s
DQ Read 19.8
DQ Write 53.6
DQ Mixed 26.2
23% 33.2 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 30.2%
Great: 66%
WD Black 500GB (2008)-$40
28GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 63 62 64 64 62 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
41.2% Average
Read 80.3
Write 77
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 62.9
53% 71 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
185% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 41.2%
Great: 68%
Seagate Momentus 5400.6 2.5" 500GB-$34
222GB free
Firmware: 0001BSM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 62 61 62 63 61 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
36.9% Below average
Read 67
Write 55.8
Mixed 35.3
SusWrite 61.6
40% 54.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
113% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 43%
Seagate ST1000LM010-9YH146 1TB
834GB free
Firmware: CC9F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 85 81 80 84 82 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
45% Average
Read 74.8
Write 85.5
Mixed 25.3
SusWrite 82.3
49% 67 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
73% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 45%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
24.9% Poor
MC Read 8.1
MC Write 7.2
MC Mixed 6.4
21% 7.23 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 7.5
23% 8.1 GB/s
Latency 63.9
63% 63.9 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 24.9%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Maximus III Formula Builds (Compare 567 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus Maximus III Formula

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $740
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