Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 142%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 151%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics172% 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 Drive297% 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)
Memory29.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 19 '19 at 16:45
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$337
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 152
122% 152 Pts
QC Int 590
QC Float 568
QC Mixed 548
129% 569 Pts
MC Int 760
MC Float 872
MC Mixed 826
122% 819 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 111%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
172% Outstanding
Lighting 559
Reflection 533
Parallax 593
177% 562 fps
MRender 280
Gravity 557
Splatting 304
168% 380 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 172%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM981 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
419GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4L2QEXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1676 869 586 585 585 583 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
297% Outstanding
Read 2,218
Write 1,735
Mixed 1,311
SusWrite 814
339% 1,520 MB/s
4K Read 67.8
4K Write 179
4K Mixed 93.8
318% 114 MB/s
DQ Read 1,439
DQ Write 1,239
DQ Mixed 1,311
990% 1,330 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 297%
Great: 287%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$112
931GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 441 457 433 433 429 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 473
Write 439
Mixed 411
SusWrite 437
99% 440 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 61.5
202% 75.5 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 307
246% 346 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 39.4
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 33.4
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 44.2
SC Mixed 32
95% 33.1 GB/s
Latency 49.9
80% 49.9 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 107%
Great: 156%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 12,131 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,593
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