Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 130%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 112%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics66.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive217% 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 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 18:00
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
112% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 154
SC Mixed 150
120% 151 Pts
QC Int 580
QC Float 574
QC Mixed 531
127% 562 Pts
MC Int 1,021
MC Float 1,245
MC Mixed 1,123
169% 1,130 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 112%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$330
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
66.8% Good
Lighting 207
Reflection 182
Parallax 202
64% 197 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 193
Splatting 136
69% 160 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$94
144GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 638 317 318 316 316 313 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
217% Outstanding
Read 1,842
Write 1,469
Mixed 500
SusWrite 370
231% 1,045 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 161
4K Mixed 63.1
232% 89 MB/s
DQ Read 1,209
DQ Write 1,004
DQ Mixed 848
705% 1,020 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 217%
Great: 232%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$134
119GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 485 476 477 463 464 460 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 470
Write 451
Mixed 352
SusWrite 471
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 48.2
172% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 350
267% 360 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 117%
Great: 126%
OCZ Vertex 4 256GB-$400
59GB free
Firmware: 1.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 411 414 411 408 409 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 374
Write 412
Mixed 255
SusWrite 410
82% 363 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 38.9
160% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 323
245% 329 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
252GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 154 155 157 157 157 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Read 124
Write 122
Mixed 71
SusWrite 156
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
244% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 109%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$85
212GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 69 70 69 70 71 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
39.1% Below average
Read 66.2
Write 66.5
Mixed 76
SusWrite 69.7
52% 69.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$166
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
94% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 36.8
MC Mixed 26
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 28.8
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 48.9
82% 48.9 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 94%
Great: 103%
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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 5,452 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $1,635
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $85
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i5-8600K $245AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $134
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $150SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $899SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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