Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive219% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171011
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 05:55
Run Duration83 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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-$370
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 151
SC Mixed 147
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 520
QC Float 583
QC Mixed 523
123% 542 Pts
MC Int 1,085
MC Float 1,206
MC Mixed 1,168
172% 1,153 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 111%
Great: 124%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$139
438GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
219% Outstanding
Read 2,017
Write 1,332
Mixed 1,270
340% 1,539 MB/s
4K Read 55.1
4K Write 68.2
4K Mixed 28.7
156% 50.7 MB/s
DQ Read 41.6
DQ Write 480
DQ Mixed 26.1
90% 183 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 219%
Great: 255%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 128GB
21GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
46.2% Average
Read 349
Write 291
Mixed 287
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 22.6
4K Mixed 8.45
47% 15.6 MB/s
DQ Read 15.3
DQ Write 20.9
DQ Mixed 9.04
9% 15.1 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 121%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSB.16FBD 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
78.4% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 24.2
78% 27.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 25.3
73% 25.7 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 86%
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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 5,520 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $1,652
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $84
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $115
Intel Core i5-8600K $249AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $134
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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