Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics135% 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.
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 HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 18 '20 at 16:39
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Memory 98.5
1-Core 147
2-Core 278
100% 174 Pts
4-Core 487
8-Core 705
77% 596 Pts
64-Core 784
53% 784 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
135% Outstanding
Lighting 508
Reflection 487
Parallax 587
134% 528 fps
MRender 256
Gravity 526
Splatting 280
136% 354 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 135%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,392
Write 1031
Mixed 439
210% 954 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 54.4
223% 87.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,072
DQ Write 1170
DQ Mixed 850
714% 1,031 MB/s
Poor: 141% Great: 238%
OCZ Trion 150 960GB-$400
335GB free
Firmware: SAFZ12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 357 422 273 233 296 287 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 500
Mixed 372
SusWrite 311
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 41.7
162% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 188
183% 289 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 104%
Great: 103%
Corsair Force LE 240GB-$85
60GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 191 178 178 177 178 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 488
Mixed 404
SusWrite 208
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 44.7
172% 66.6 MB/s
DQ Read 324
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 205
191% 293 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 100%
Great: 96%
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
101GB free
Firmware: 1.3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 96 96 97 93 96 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 162
Write 115
Mixed 136
SusWrite 93.7
28% 126 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 32.7
144% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 141
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 111
88% 122 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 60%
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
101GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 162 152 154 161 155 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 414
Write 218
Mixed 250
SusWrite 157
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 52.1
183% 68.8 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 190
146% 198 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 92%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 43.8
MC Write 45.2
MC Mixed 31.4
115% 40.1 GB/s
SC Read 25.3
SC Write 50
SC Mixed 34.9
105% 36.7 GB/s
Latency 43.8
91% 43.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 115%
Great: 117%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAXIMUS IX HERO Builds (Compare 2,463 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
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Workstation
Workstation 98%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX HERO - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,510
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