Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 118%, 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 Drive233% 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 (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 05:41
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$325
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
118% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 152
SC Mixed 150
118% 147 Pts
QC Int 576
QC Float 590
QC Mixed 580
132% 582 Pts
MC Int 1,054
MC Float 1,275
MC Mixed 1,141
173% 1,157 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 118%
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: 391.1
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 554
Reflection 501
Parallax 566
173% 540 fps
MRender 261
Gravity 516
Splatting 290
157% 356 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 164%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$199
411GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
233% Outstanding
Read 2,134
Write 1,410
Mixed 1,278
355% 1,608 MB/s
4K Read 56.2
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 30.8
194% 72.9 MB/s
DQ Read 59.2
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 29.5
45% 81.2 MB/s
Poor: 175%
This bench: 233%
Great: 281%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$124
387GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 413
Mixed 423
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 30.4
170% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 49.4
DQ Write 119
DQ Mixed 30.1
38% 66 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$80
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 159
Mixed 156
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.19
77% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$201
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
MC Read 37.2
MC Write 35.1
MC Mixed 25.7
93% 32.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 36.9
SC Mixed 31
86% 30.1 GB/s
Latency 48.2
83% 48.2 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 103%
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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 3,598 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) - $261

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,776
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