Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 158%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 115%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics10.6% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive370% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180518
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 03:41
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
115% Outstanding
SC Int 140
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 145
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 552
QC Float 587
QC Mixed 562
128% 567 Pts
MC Int 1,051
MC Float 1,215
MC Mixed 1,140
170% 1,135 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 115%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630 (Desktop Coffee Lake i5 i7)
Asus(1043 872F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 24.20.100.6136
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
10.6% Very poor
Lighting 26.2
Reflection 32.7
Parallax 28.2
8% 29 fps
MRender 28.1
Gravity 23.5
Splatting 40
12% 30.5 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.6%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$230
421GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2181 2205 2214 2207 2207 2210 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
370% Outstanding
Read 2,604
Write 2,215
Mixed 1,477
SusWrite 2,204
477% 2,125 MB/s
4K Read 56.6
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 80.5
272% 98.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,127
DQ Write 971
DQ Mixed 1,045
784% 1,048 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 370%
Great: 395%
Chipsbnk UDisk 8GB
7GB free, PID 1234
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.4 5.5 5.9 5.7 5.2 5.7 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
3.71% Terrible
Read 9.5
Write 3.7
Mixed 1.7
SusWrite 5.4
6% 5.07 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
18% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.71%
Great: 5%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
MC Read 36.5
MC Write 34
MC Mixed 25.8
92% 32.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 34.4
SC Mixed 28.4
79% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 50.5
79% 50.5 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 102%
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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 4,116 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $264

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,723
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