Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 93.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics108% 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 Drive253% 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.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 15 '21 at 17:43
Run Duration243 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 above expectations (90th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Memory 89
1-Core 140
2-Core 278
95% 169 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 717
82% 628 Pts
64-Core 726
49% 726 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
MSI(1462 3360) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (69th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
108% Outstanding
Lighting 134
Reflection 146
Parallax 133
108% 137 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 138
Splatting 122
108% 126 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 108%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2018)-$75
264GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1043 700 699 659 614 598 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 1,938
Write 2,200
Mixed 1,688
SusWrite 719
368% 1,636 MB/s
4K Read 49.6
4K Write 185
4K Mixed 72.1
265% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,259
DQ Write 990
DQ Mixed 1,198
876% 1149 MB/s
Poor: 160%
This bench: 253%
Great: 274%
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB (2017)-$285
263GB free
Firmware: B35900WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 427 382 383 382 383 374 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
142% Outstanding
Read 1,005
Write 611
Mixed 372
SusWrite 388
132% 594 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 52.3
180% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 558
DQ Write 422
DQ Mixed 492
367% 491 MB/s
Poor: 89%
This bench: 142%
Great: 154%
WD Green 2TB (2009)-$81
101GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 48 52 52 52 52 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
28.2% Poor
Read 46.7
Write 51
Mixed 31
SusWrite 51
33% 44.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
123% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 28.2%
Great: 58%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 67 69 70 68 70 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
42.9% Average
Read 80.5
Write 61
Mixed 68.2
SusWrite 68.6
52% 69.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.4
117% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 84%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 5TB
821GB free
Firmware: D781
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 129 134 134 134 136 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 130
Write 97
Mixed 28.8
SusWrite 132
70% 96.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.6
194% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 89%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$95
2TB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 134 135 134 135 134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Read 153
Write 124
Mixed 117
SusWrite 134
98% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR32GX4M4C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.8% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 22.7
74% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 31.1
SC Mixed 22.2
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 123%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 6,500 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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