Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 147%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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.
Graphics152% 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 Drive275% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS IX APEX  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJun 09 '18 at 21:21
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
112% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 155
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 544
QC Float 576
QC Mixed 554
126% 558 Pts
MC Int 772
MC Float 883
MC Mixed 833
124% 830 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 112%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
152% Outstanding
Lighting 685
Reflection 384
Parallax 415
182% 495 fps
MRender 241
Gravity 401
Splatting 254
130% 299 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 152%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
409GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
275% Outstanding
Read 2,515
Write 1,844
Mixed 1,984
470% 2,114 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 37.9
178% 70.3 MB/s
DQ Read 56.8
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 161
131% 177 MB/s
Poor: 198%
This bench: 275%
Great: 325%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
232GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 497
Write 230
Mixed 354
80% 361 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 84.8
4K Mixed 25.8
133% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 84.1
118% 222 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 116%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$78
227GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 408
Mixed 421
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 45
173% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 324
DQ Write 260
DQ Mixed 27.4
92% 204 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 111%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$66
931GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 113
Write 109
Mixed 101
81% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 0.89
4K Mixed 0.4
95% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$66
887GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 120
Write 118
Mixed 112
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.5
112% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 69%
WD My Book 25EE 8TB
4.5TB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
67.9% Good
Read 153
Write 146
Mixed 145
189% 148 MB/s
4K Read 1.35
4K Write 4.44
4K Mixed 0.75
182% 2.18 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
56.5% Above average
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 19.1
MC Mixed 14.2
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 20.1
SC Mixed 17.7
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 45.8
87% 45.8 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 59%
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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 APEX Builds (Compare 760 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX APEX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,167
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