Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 26%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 20.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics70.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181105
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 05:50
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th 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 0.8 GHz (avg)
Relative performance (0th percentile)
20.5% Poor
SC Int 23.8
SC Float 26.1
SC Mixed 25.4
20% 25.1 Pts
QC Int 98.2
QC Float 104
QC Mixed 101
23% 101 Pts
MC Int 181
MC Float 214
MC Mixed 202
30% 199 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 20.5%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Lighting 144
Reflection 190
Parallax 264
58% 199 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 222
Splatting 159
79% 183 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$104
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 378 289 287 291 291 293 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Read 466
Write 449
Mixed 364
SusWrite 305
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 49
4K Mixed 36.8
120% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 217
163% 219 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 124%
OCZ ARC 100 120GB-$82
74GB free
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 370 342 354 353 373 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 368
Write 372
Mixed 285
SusWrite 359
78% 346 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 52.3
4K Mixed 27.9
97% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 235
179% 243 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 98%
Multi Flash Reader 4GB
4GB free, PID 6331
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.9 8.6 8.5 8.5 8.6 8.2 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
3.78% Terrible
Read 11.5
Write 7
Mixed 5
SusWrite 8.4
10% 7.97 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
4% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.78%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$110
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2747 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
46.9% Average
MC Read 19
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 18
51% 17.8 GB/s
SC Read 6.5
SC Write 9.9
SC Mixed 9.2
24% 8.53 GB/s
Latency 113
35% 113 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 103%
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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 X HERO (WI-FI AC) Builds (Compare 8,955 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) - $405

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 111% - Outstanding Total price: $1,852
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AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $117Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $93
HDDRAMUSB
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