Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 135%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics169% 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 Drive251% 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)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display5760 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180628
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 23:47
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$340
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 145
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 536
QC Float 531
QC Mixed 503
119% 523 Pts
MC Int 1,035
MC Float 1236
MC Mixed 1,141
170% 1,137 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 108%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$770
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 566
Reflection 504
Parallax 626
182% 566 fps
MRender 259
Gravity 535
Splatting 283
160% 359 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 169%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$136
250GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 737 633 634 633 631 631 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 2111
Write 1,750
Mixed 761
SusWrite 650
293% 1,318 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 71
246% 94 MB/s
DQ Read 1,204
DQ Write 1,075
DQ Mixed 823
704% 1,034 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 251%
Great: 257%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$100
195GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 488 490 492 491 491 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 489
Mixed 411
SusWrite 476
106% 471 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 64.1
214% 75.5 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 132%
Great: 135%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$110
2.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 163 162 162 163 160 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 159
Write 158
Mixed 72
SusWrite 162
100% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 92%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 40
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 28
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 39.8
SC Mixed 32.7
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 44.2
90% 44.2 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 102%
Great: 120%
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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 6,637 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $296

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,694
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HDDRAMUSB
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