Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 150%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 158%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 146%
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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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 122%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics181% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive283% 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)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime5.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 03:07
Run Duration102 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 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-$320
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
122% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 158
SC Mixed 155
123% 153 Pts
QC Int 584
QC Float 625
QC Mixed 594
136% 601 Pts
MC Int 1102
MC Float 1,287
MC Mixed 1,193
178% 1,194 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 122%
Great: 123%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$730
EVGA(3842 6698) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
181% Outstanding
Lighting 605
Reflection 534
Parallax 655
193% 598 fps
MRender 272
Gravity 590
Splatting 296
172% 386 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 181%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$246
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
283% Outstanding
Read 2,352
Write 1,460
Mixed 1,776
412% 1,862 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 183
4K Mixed 65.7
247% 97.4 MB/s
DQ Read 588
DQ Write 508
DQ Mixed 252
270% 449 MB/s
Poor: 207%
This bench: 283%
Great: 353%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$86
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 159
Mixed 135
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.24
85% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB-$241
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 40.2
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 29.1
105% 36.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.4
SC Write 42.6
SC Mixed 34
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 43.5
92% 43.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 106%
Great: 120%
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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 4,153 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $273

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,728
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $320Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $289Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $121
Intel Core i7-7700K $300AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $176SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $951SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $219SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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