Asus Maximus Formula

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics93% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive34.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Maximus Formula  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20081128
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 14 '16 at 17:26
Run Duration859 Seconds
Run User HKG-User
Background CPU 23%
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 PC Performing below expectations (27th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core2 Quad Q9450-$58
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Memory 74
1-Core 48.1
2-Core 95.7
47% 72.6 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 187
25% 186 Pts
64-Core 184
12% 184 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 10.18.13.6881
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
93% Outstanding
Lighting 101
Reflection 133
Parallax 129
82% 121 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 134
Splatting 113
106% 122 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 93%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
34.2% Below average
Read 211
Write 49.9
Mixed 59.5
23% 107 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 45.5
4K Mixed 9.45
72% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 58.4
DQ Mixed 9.6
17% 32 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 74%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$106
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 153
Mixed 68.4
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 2.35
4K Mixed 0.18
107% 1.19 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 91%
Great: 108%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$106
639GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 150
Write 123
Mixed 60.4
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.17
85% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 108%
Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 500GB-$159
89GB free
Firmware: GM4OA5CA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
38.6% Below average
Read 68.9
Write 65.4
Mixed 20.5
38% 51.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.25
72% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 38.6%
Great: 51%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$87
37GB free
Firmware: CC35 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
36.9% Below average
Read 63
Write 65.2
Mixed 17.3
35% 48.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.46
106% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 69%
ASMT 2105 4TB
2TB free, PID null
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
18.6% Very poor
Read 32.7
Write 28.4
Mixed 9.08
27% 23.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.96
4K Write 2.18
4K Mixed 0.26
98% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 18.6%
Great: 61%
ASMT 2105 4TB
1.5TB free, PID null
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
18.4% Very poor
Read 32.3
Write 29.1
Mixed 23.8
36% 28.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.51
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.28
95% 1.97 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 18.4%
Great: 61%
ASMT 2105 3TB
11GB free, PID null
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
15.6% Very poor
Read 32.4
Write 29.2
Mixed 6.56
26% 22.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.19
58% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 15.6%
Great: 65%
GO! Finder 2GB
1GB free, PID 2272
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
3.55% Terrible
Read 13.5
Write 4.02
Mixed 0.56
5% 6.02 MB/s
4K Read 2.98
4K Write 0.006
4K Mixed 0.008
12% 1 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.55%
Great: 5%
ASMT 2105 3TB
0GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
10.9% Very poor
Read 31.7
Write 17.9
Mixed 11.7
23% 20.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.26
4K Write 0.76
4K Mixed 0.19
33% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 10.9%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR2
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
21.2% Poor
MC Read 7
MC Write 6.6
MC Mixed 6.3
19% 6.63 GB/s
SC Read 5.8
SC Write 6.6
SC Mixed 6.3
18% 6.23 GB/s
Latency 92.4
43% 92.4 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 21.2%
Great: 41%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Maximus Formula Builds (Compare 261 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus Maximus Formula

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 36% - Below average Total price: $468
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