Performance Results

Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 121%
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 97.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics85.4% 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 Drive235% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170823
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '17 at 00:07
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i5-8400-$179
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
SC Int 123
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 127
102% 127 Pts
QC Int 481
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 495
112% 495 Pts
MC Int 712
MC Float 750
MC Mixed 733
110% 732 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-X-$781
CLim: 1050 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Lighting 244
Reflection 151
Parallax 361
89% 252 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 272
Splatting 173
83% 190 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
928GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
235% Outstanding
Read 2,845
Write 1,135
Mixed 1,457
397% 1,812 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 37.1
159% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 32.5
DQ Write 158
DQ Mixed 22.5
38% 70.8 MB/s
Poor: 107%
This bench: 235%
Great: 390%
Hitachi HTS545050B9A300 500GB-$90
33GB free
Firmware: PB4OC60F Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
30.7% Below average
Read 57.9
Write 48.9
Mixed 51.8
40% 52.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.28
4K Write 1.04
4K Mixed 0.23
56% 0.52 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3690 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
121% Outstanding
MC Read 47.3
MC Write 49.8
MC Mixed 33.9
125% 43.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 32
95% 33.3 GB/s
Latency 45.9
87% 45.9 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 121%
Great: 123%
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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 Builds (Compare 3,604 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 128%
Desktop 124%
Workstation 114%

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $249

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,610
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