Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics155% 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 Drive212% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 01:14
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i7-8700K-$370
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 136
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 512
QC Float 536
QC Mixed 508
118% 519 Pts
MC Int 978
MC Float 1,125
MC Mixed 1,059
158% 1,054 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 105%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
155% Outstanding
Lighting 512
Reflection 464
Parallax 566
164% 514 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 498
Splatting 270
149% 336 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 155%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$99
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 568 320 322 320 318 280 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 1,710
Write 1,508
Mixed 577
SusWrite 355
230% 1,037 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 63.9
234% 90.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,196
DQ Write 1,049
DQ Mixed 721
650% 989 MB/s
Poor: 136%
This bench: 212%
Great: 235%
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$173
232GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 380 230 229 231 232 233 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 434
Mixed 304
SusWrite 256
83% 373 MB/s
4K Read 41
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 55.1
188% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 337
259% 353 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2400C15/8G KHX2400C15D4/8G 16GB
2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
79.3% Very good
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 22.3
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 32.2
SC Mixed 25.3
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 59.3
68% 59.3 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) Builds (Compare 6,029 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $319

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,724
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