Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 94.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive223% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
7 days ago, 7 days ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 02:45
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
SC Int 123
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 131
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 335
QC Float 446
QC Mixed 430
91% 404 Pts
MC Int 905
MC Float 1,077
MC Mixed 1,015
149% 999 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
EVGA(3842 2982) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 416.16
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Lighting 238
Reflection 213
Parallax 241
74% 231 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 223
Splatting 157
79% 182 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$150
350GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 724 625 629 630 626 624 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
223% Outstanding
Read 1,902
Write 1,713
Mixed 764
SusWrite 643
279% 1,255 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 59.2
211% 77.1 MB/s
DQ Read 978
DQ Write 949
DQ Mixed 936
710% 954 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 223%
Great: 257%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$81
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 169 165 168 166 169 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 168
Mixed 54.7
SusWrite 166
100% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.5
134% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 95%
Great: 110%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 123 124 125 124 123 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
70.8% Very good
Read 122
Write 114
Mixed 66.2
SusWrite 124
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
197% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
MC Read 36.5
MC Write 36.2
MC Mixed 26.2
94% 33 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 33.2
SC Mixed 28.1
77% 27 GB/s
Latency 50.7
79% 50.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 93.1%
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 6,114 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $296

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 117% - Outstanding Total price: $1,637
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