Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 112%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive254% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory26.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime3.7 Days
Run DateMar 19 '17 at 08:23
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
112% Outstanding
SC Int 146
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 154
122% 153 Pts
QC Int 481
QC Float 549
QC Mixed 556
120% 529 Pts
MC Int 747
MC Float 879
MC Mixed 807
121% 811 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$300
694GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 408
Mixed 414
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 28.5
153% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 27.8
101% 225 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 104%
Great: 118%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$350
417GB free
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
254% Outstanding
Read 2,134
Write 1,446
Mixed 1,531
378% 1,704 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 44.8
192% 75.7 MB/s
DQ Read 605
DQ Write 396
DQ Mixed 228
244% 410 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 254%
Great: 274%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3333 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 41.9
MC Mixed 33.5
109% 38.2 GB/s
SC Read 24
SC Write 46.4
SC Mixed 34.9
100% 35.1 GB/s
Latency 49.3
81% 49.3 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 109%
Great: 148%
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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 1,370 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA - $389

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 125% - Outstanding Total price: $1,509
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $300Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $99
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $291AMD RX 480 $390Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $133
Intel Core i5-7600K $212Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $165
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $718SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $83Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $55HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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