Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 131%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics166% 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 Drive262% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '18 at 01:12
Run Duration181 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 135
108% 134 Pts
QC Int 534
QC Float 560
QC Mixed 549
124% 548 Pts
MC Int 1,016
MC Float 1,229
MC Mixed 1,079
165% 1,108 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 111%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
166% Outstanding
Lighting 556
Reflection 495
Parallax 569
173% 540 fps
MRender 259
Gravity 542
Splatting 284
161% 361 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 166%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$290
142GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
262% Outstanding
Read 2,514
Write 1,284
Mixed 1,477
387% 1,759 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 47.6
221% 86.4 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 464
DQ Mixed 37.1
128% 274 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 262%
Great: 313%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$83
813GB free
Firmware: CC3E Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
57.3% Above average
Read 106
Write 94.4
Mixed 88.6
72% 96.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.08
4K Mixed 0.34
80% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 66%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$83
400GB free
Firmware: CC3E Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 175
Write 92.8
Mixed 114
96% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.52
119% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 66%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$83
400GB free
Firmware: CC3E Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Read 176
Write 79.4
Mixed 99.6
89% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.51
122% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 66%
WD Re 1.5TB
135GB free
Firmware: 01.01D01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 137
Write 101
Mixed 104
85% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 2.45
4K Mixed 0.34
106% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$218
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 26.8
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 36.6
SC Mixed 29.8
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 53.5
75% 53.5 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 107%
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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 3,214 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,790
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