Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 97.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive225% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime3 Days
Run DateApr 03 '19 at 20:44
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
1-Core 149
2-Core 297
105% 223 Pts
4-Core 530
8-Core 796
85% 663 Pts
64-Core 1,240
83% 1,240 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
733GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 790 741 742 742 741 742 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
225% Outstanding
Read 2385
Write 973
Mixed 499
SusWrite 750
252% 1,151 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 43.1
180% 71.5 MB/s
DQ Read 445
DQ Write 895
DQ Mixed 515
436% 618 MB/s
Poor: 130%
This bench: 225%
Great: 384%
OCZ Trion 150 960GB-$400
227GB free
Firmware: SAFZ12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 303 226 288 288 285 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 495
Mixed 384
SusWrite 302
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 43.3
163% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 192
184% 289 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
Crucial MX500 2TB-$200
1TB free
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 418 422 422 420 416 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 452
Mixed 416
SusWrite 417
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 57.9
193% 70.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 295
239% 340 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 122%
Great: 123%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 169 167 172 171 171 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 178
Mixed 112
SusWrite 170
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB-$392
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 36.9
MC Mixed 26.8
95% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 39.7
SC Mixed 25.4
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 104%
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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 11,877 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,645
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
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