Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 160%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 132%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 117%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics44.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive339% 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)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 05:09
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$368
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
117% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 145
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 564
QC Float 599
QC Mixed 580
132% 581 Pts
MC Int 1,070
MC Float 1,184
MC Mixed 1,142
169% 1,132 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 117%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,320
Gigabyte(1458 37BD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3535 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.58
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (120 fps cap detected)
44.7% Average
Lighting 120
Reflection 120
Parallax 120
37% 120 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 120
Splatting 120
50% 120 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 233%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$128
420GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2203 612 610 613 611 616 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
339% Outstanding
Read 2605
Write 2,376
Mixed 1,550
SusWrite 877
414% 1,852 MB/s
4K Read 73.7
4K Write 223
4K Mixed 104
363% 134 MB/s
DQ Read 1,608
DQ Write 1,471
DQ Mixed 1,492
1,132% 1,523 MB/s
Poor: 196%
This bench: 339%
Great: 325%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 940 940 940 941 941 941 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
188% Outstanding
Read 1,046
Write 938
Mixed 585
SusWrite 940
197% 877 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 56.8
202% 74.1 MB/s
DQ Read 480
DQ Write 686
DQ Mixed 383
346% 516 MB/s
Poor: 111%
This bench: 188%
Great: 416%
WD Black 6TB (2015)-$474
4TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 198 198 198 199 199 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 248
Mixed 119
SusWrite 200
136% 185 MB/s
4K Read 7.3
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1
478% 3.9 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 108%
Great: 122%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 40.2
MC Write 39.2
MC Mixed 27.5
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 32.1
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 47.5
84% 47.5 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
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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 7,723 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 162% - Outstanding Total price: $1,051
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $368Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $90
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $88Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $780SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $25Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $132SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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