Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 141%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 135%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 125%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics164% 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 Drive263% 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)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 14:28
Run Duration81 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
125% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 156
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 593
QC Float 629
QC Mixed 613
139% 612 Pts
MC Int 1,141
MC Float 1,305
MC Mixed 1,250
184% 1,232 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 125%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$769
Zotac(19DA 1470) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 549
Reflection 505
Parallax 575
173% 543 fps
MRender 258
Gravity 531
Splatting 276
158% 355 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 164%
Great: 177%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$440
654GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
263% Outstanding
Read 2,637
Write 1,406
Mixed 1,548
410% 1,864 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 47
187% 68.3 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 127
150% 263 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 263%
Great: 288%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 36.8
MC Mixed 27
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 38.3
SC Mixed 31.7
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 49.7
80% 49.7 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 105%
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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 1,232 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 133%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 140%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $282

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 118% - Outstanding Total price: $1,701
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