Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 148%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 129%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 119%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive301% 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)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 20:41
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 i7-8086K-$431
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
119% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 146
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 573
QC Float 602
QC Mixed 586
133% 587 Pts
MC Int 1,106
MC Float 1,339
MC Mixed 1,209
182% 1,218 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 119%
Great: 127%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$358
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 339
Reflection 291
Parallax 303
101% 311 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 290
Splatting 219
101% 236 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 101%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$139
391GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1498 1125 573 578 583 580 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
301% Outstanding
Read 2,502
Write 2,193
Mixed 1,256
SusWrite 823
377% 1,694 MB/s
4K Read 67
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 91.5
307% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1,316
DQ Write 1,158
DQ Mixed 1224
921% 1,233 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 301%
Great: 325%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$310
918GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 479 482 482 479 482 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 436
Mixed 406
SusWrite 479
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 64.4
218% 78.4 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 359
268% 356 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 133%
Great: 134%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$242
173GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 477 481 481 478 481 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 468
Mixed 347
SusWrite 478
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 46.5
172% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 175
179% 291 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 117%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$148
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 38.9
MC Mixed 27.2
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.8
SC Write 35.4
SC Mixed 22.7
77% 27 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 110%
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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 6,086 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) - $296

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,699
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