Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics54% 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 Drive210% 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)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181105
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 05:20
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th 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-$339
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
1-Core 139
2-Core 278
98% 208 Pts
4-Core 514
8-Core 803
84% 658 Pts
64-Core 959
64% 959 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$399
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
54% Above average
Lighting 215
Reflection 190
Parallax 205
55% 203 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 200
Splatting 132
53% 163 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 54%
Great: 54%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Cx2-8b512-q11 NVMe LITEON 512GB
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 489110C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 938 772 640 504 459 463 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
210% Outstanding
Read 1,534
Write 865
Mixed 677
SusWrite 629
205% 926 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 64.9
232% 86 MB/s
DQ Read 945
DQ Write 791
DQ Mixed 717
578% 818 MB/s
Poor: 105%
This bench: 210%
Great: 222%
HyperX Savage 240GB-$120
191GB free
Firmware: SAFM001B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 479 483 484 488 488 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 496
Mixed 331
SusWrite 481
102% 455 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 42
158% 60.2 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 68.5
131% 261 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 114%
Great: 112%
HyperX Savage 240GB-$120
92GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 465 465 489 454 455 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 501
Mixed 360
SusWrite 466
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 41.1
153% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 183
185% 299 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
MC Read 39
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 26.8
97% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 38.8
SC Mixed 31.5
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 48
83% 48 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 102%
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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 10,259 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $410

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,744
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