Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 108%
Desktop 159%
Workstation 131%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 114%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics95% 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 Drive353% 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 XI HERO (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181019
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 16:45
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 i7-9700K-$385
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
114% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 143
115% 143 Pts
QC Int 536
QC Float 599
QC Mixed 562
128% 565 Pts
MC Int 946
MC Float 1,093
MC Mixed 1,089
156% 1,042 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 114%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2802 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.22
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (255 fps cap detected)
95% Outstanding
Lighting 255
Reflection 255
Parallax 255
79% 255 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 255
Splatting 255
107% 255 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95%
Great: 176%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$222
710GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2293 1771 1169 1174 1185 1180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
353% Outstanding
Read 2,500
Write 2,400
Mixed 1,556
SusWrite 1,462
444% 1,980 MB/s
4K Read 62.6
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 83.8
278% 96.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,850
DQ Write 1,620
DQ Mixed 1,726
1,296% 1,732 MB/s
Poor: 207%
This bench: 353%
Great: 367%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
98% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 27.3
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 30.6
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 98%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO (WI-FI) Builds (Compare 5,294 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 155%
Desktop 148%
Workstation 146%

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO (WI-FI) - $289

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 116% - Outstanding Total price: $2,131
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