Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 127%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics126% 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 Drive111% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 03:58
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
127% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 157
125% 157 Pts
QC Int 614
QC Float 637
QC Mixed 625
142% 626 Pts
MC Int 1,160
MC Float 1,321
MC Mixed 1,256
186% 1,246 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 127%
Great: 123%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$450
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 419
Reflection 372
Parallax 429
131% 407 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 390
Splatting 246
123% 281 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 126%
Great: 130%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$220
699GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 531
Write 418
Mixed 432
102% 460 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 81.4
4K Mixed 46.4
166% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 121
134% 231 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 111%
Great: 135%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$105
744GB free
Firmware: 0
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 122
Write 113
Mixed 116
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1.33
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.3
125% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
525GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 164
Mixed 134
116% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 2.88
4K Mixed 0.36
118% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$211
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 41.1
MC Write 42
MC Mixed 29.4
107% 37.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 46.8
SC Mixed 34.3
99% 34.8 GB/s
Latency 46.6
86% 46.6 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 107%
Great: 106%
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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 4,143 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,706
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