Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 149%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 114%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics160% 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 Drive274% 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)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display5760 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 01:37
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
114% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 140
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 549
QC Float 574
QC Mixed 560
127% 561 Pts
MC Int 1,037
MC Float 1243
MC Mixed 1,130
170% 1,137 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 114%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
160% Outstanding
Lighting 499
Reflection 488
Parallax 580
163% 522 fps
MRender 264
Gravity 521
Splatting 282
158% 356 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 160%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$199
195GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
274% Outstanding
Read 2,611
Write 1,461
Mixed 1,439
404% 1,837 MB/s
4K Read 55.6
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 48.6
216% 78.7 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 150
167% 283 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 274%
Great: 279%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
114GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 416
Mixed 420
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 87.5
4K Mixed 45.1
171% 58.8 MB/s
DQ Read 44.1
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 26.4
59% 113 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 105%
Great: 115%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$121
2TB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 146
Write 145
Mixed 115
101% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.69
4K Mixed 0.23
89% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 40.2
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 28.3
101% 35.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.3
SC Write 39.6
SC Mixed 33
91% 32 GB/s
Latency 44.7
90% 44.7 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 102%
Great: 117%
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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 3,113 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,786
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HDDRAMUSB
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