Asus ROG MAXIMUS X APEX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 166%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 141%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics47.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 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 Drive370% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X APEX  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 4.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181105
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 25 '19 at 15:44
Run Duration214 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$469
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
107% Outstanding
1-Core 155
2-Core 306
109% 230 Pts
4-Core 606
8-Core 1,215
112% 911 Pts
64-Core 1,663
112% 1,663 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,000
Gainward(10B0 1E07) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (164 fps cap detected)
47.8% Average
Lighting 164
Reflection 164
Parallax 163
43% 164 fps
MRender 164
Gravity 164
Splatting 164
48% 164 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 800p NVMe PCIe M.2 118GB-$234
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: K4110410 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 588 583 587 592 594 595 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
370% Outstanding
Read 1,303
Write 591
Mixed 813
SusWrite 590
183% 824 MB/s
4K Read 253
4K Write 191
4K Mixed 222
769% 222 MB/s
DQ Read 1,383
DQ Write 576
DQ Mixed 794
637% 918 MB/s
Poor: 184%
This bench: 370%
Great: 370%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
475GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2372 2142 1133 1136 1139 1142 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
383% Outstanding
Read 2,504
Write 2,356
Mixed 1,628
SusWrite 1,511
448% 2,000 MB/s
4K Read 73.1
4K Write 237
4K Mixed 104
370% 138 MB/s
DQ Read 1,758
DQ Write 1,693
DQ Mixed 1,680
1,274% 1,710 MB/s
Poor: 223%
This bench: 383%
Great: 359%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$95
919GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 108 111 105 103 108 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Read 102
Write 108
Mixed 19.2
SusWrite 105
60% 83.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 107%
Seagate SkyHawk 10TB (2016)-$268
3.5TB free
Firmware: AV01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 196 197 198 194 198 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 38% Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Group Inc. TEAMGROUP-UD4-4500 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4267 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
137% Outstanding
MC Read 55.2
MC Write 52.2
MC Mixed 38.1
139% 48.5 GB/s
SC Read 28.2
SC Write 54.4
SC Mixed 36.2
113% 39.6 GB/s
Latency 35.7
112% 35.7 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 137%
Great: 137%
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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 APEX Builds (Compare 919 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X APEX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,293
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