Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics110% 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 Drive118% 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.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 06:38
Run Duration234 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 153
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 155
124% 156 Pts
QC Int 471
QC Float 519
QC Mixed 519
114% 503 Pts
MC Int 750
MC Float 843
MC Mixed 808
120% 800 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2202 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 357
Reflection 316
Parallax 338
108% 337 fps
MRender 223
Gravity 318
Splatting 237
112% 259 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GT 120GB-$155
70GB free
Firmware: 5.07 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
79.9% Very good
Read 503
Write 188
Mixed 237
68% 309 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 25
136% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 43
71% 135 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 75%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$79
32GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 417
Mixed 412
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 46.2
187% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 111
143% 258 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 118%
Great: 114%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$78
396GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
46.3% Average
Read 85.3
Write 75.9
Mixed 74.9
59% 78.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.16
67% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 57%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
234GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
66.4% Good
Read 125
Write 106
Mixed 129
91% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.98
4K Mixed 0.18
75% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 105%
SanDisk SDDR-113 32GB
22GB free, PID a7a8
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
8.3% Terrible
Read 13.7
Write 15.2
Mixed 14.4
19% 14.4 MB/s
4K Read 2.66
4K Write 0.77
4K Mixed 0.57
56% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 8.3%
Great: 15%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
69.3% Good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 20.1
69% 24.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 25.1
SC Mixed 21.7
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 107%
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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 FORMULA Builds (Compare 2,154 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 138%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA - $388

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 117% - Outstanding Total price: $1,755
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CPUGPUSSD
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $215SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
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