Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 126%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics69.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive32.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 12 '18 at 21:27
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
126% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 156
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 612
QC Float 638
QC Mixed 625
142% 625 Pts
MC Int 1,090
MC Float 1,326
MC Mixed 1,224
181% 1,213 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 126%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$330
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
69.2% Good
Lighting 218
Reflection 191
Parallax 210
67% 207 fps
MRender 158
Gravity 202
Splatting 130
71% 164 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ VERTEX-TURBO 128GB
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
32.8% Below average
Read 226
Write 150
Mixed 146
38% 174 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 11.8
4K Mixed 7.8
48% 13.5 MB/s
DQ Read 21.4
DQ Write 11.9
DQ Mixed 7.31
8% 13.5 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 32.8%
Great: 37%
OCZ RevoDrive 3 PCIe 120GB-$200
34GB free
Firmware: 2.15 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
49.2% Average
Read 356
Write 101
Mixed 138
43% 198 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 82
4K Mixed 14.4
90% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 23.7
DQ Write 87.7
DQ Mixed 7.38
20% 39.6 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 61%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 500GB
448GB free
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 134
Write 142
Mixed 134
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.55
130% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 79%
Great: 186%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 502GB
170GB free
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 212
Write 176
Mixed 176
141% 188 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 3.85
4K Mixed 0.8
192% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 112%
Great: 181%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$147
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 35.3
MC Mixed 25.7
93% 32.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 37.6
SC Mixed 30.4
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 49.3
81% 49.3 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 104%
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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 5,517 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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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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