Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 115%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics162% 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 Drive243% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display5760 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 20:43
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
115% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 145
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 548
QC Float 572
QC Mixed 568
128% 563 Pts
MC Int 1,039
MC Float 1,241
MC Mixed 1119
169% 1,133 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 115%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$690
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 523
Reflection 499
Parallax 612
172% 545 fps
MRender 256
Gravity 514
Splatting 279
155% 350 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 162%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$135
250GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 882 638 628 634 630 630 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
243% Outstanding
Read 1,927
Write 1,704
Mixed 796
SusWrite 674
284% 1275 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 68.7
240% 92.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,188
DQ Write 1,075
DQ Mixed 1,023
797% 1,095 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 243%
Great: 256%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$115
195GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 471 471 472 475 472 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 475
Write 457
Mixed 416
SusWrite 473
103% 455 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 63.9
213% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 131%
Great: 134%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$120
2.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 160 155 163 163 164 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 151
Write 154
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 160
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 40.8
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 28.4
104% 36.4 GB/s
SC Read 24
SC Write 44.6
SC Mixed 32.6
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 44.8
89% 44.8 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 105%
Great: 119%
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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 5,574 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $264

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $1,629
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HDDRAMUSB
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