Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 142%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics176% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive221% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
17 days ago, 17 days ago, 17 days ago, 17 days ago, 16 days ago, 16 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 13 days ago, 13 days ago, 13 days ago, 13 days ago, 12 days ago, 11 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 5 days ago, 5 days ago, 5 days ago, 5 days ago, 4 days ago, 4 days ago, 4 days ago, 4 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 2 days ago, 2 days ago, 2 days ago, 2 days ago, 1 day ago, 1 day ago, 15 hrs ago, 5 hrs ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 08 '19 at 21:15
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-$360
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 163
SC Mixed 158
127% 158 Pts
QC Int 515
QC Float 520
QC Mixed 525
118% 520 Pts
MC Int 782
MC Float 896
MC Mixed 846
126% 841 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2890 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
176% Outstanding
Lighting 579
Reflection 529
Parallax 595
181% 568 fps
MRender 278
Gravity 586
Splatting 294
172% 386 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 176%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 638 323 323 324 325 324 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 1,765
Write 1,430
Mixed 633
SusWrite 376
233% 1,051 MB/s
4K Read 51.9
4K Write 190
4K Mixed 56.2
251% 99.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,056
DQ Write 1,271
DQ Mixed 709
661% 1,012 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 221%
Great: 238%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$163
146GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 480 482 477 462 462 463 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 463
Mixed 359
SusWrite 471
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 50.4
186% 71.6 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 348
266% 360 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 122%
Great: 126%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$55
850GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 184 183 183 184 183 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 217
Write 168
Mixed 107
SusWrite 183
124% 169 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
237% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 115%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 41
MC Write 41.6
MC Mixed 30.8
108% 37.8 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 45.4
SC Mixed 34.7
100% 35.2 GB/s
Latency 42.2
95% 42.2 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 109%
Great: 133%
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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 10,443 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $209

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,632
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