Performance Results

Gaming 108%
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics131% 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 Drive188% 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.
Very high background CPU (62%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
17 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 09:04
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 62%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
71.1% Very good
SC Int 80.7
SC Float 85.9
SC Mixed 88.8
68% 85.1 Pts
QC Int 310
QC Float 334
QC Mixed 315
72% 320 Pts
MC Int 950
MC Float 1,103
MC Mixed 1,020
153% 1,024 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 393
Reflection 382
Parallax 448
128% 408 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 414
Splatting 252
133% 303 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 131%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$105
50GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
188% Outstanding
Read 1,543
Write 1,034
Mixed 1,078
270% 1,218 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 75.9
4K Mixed 36.6
154% 52.2 MB/s
DQ Read 440
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 158
175% 298 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 188%
Great: 259%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
360GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 139
Write 150
Mixed 119
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.34
101% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 107%
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 below expectations (38th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 34.2
MC Mixed 26.7
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 14.3
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 85.3
47% 85.3 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 83.4%
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 Builds (Compare 2,721 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 130%
Desktop 129%
Workstation 119%

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,623
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