Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive51.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (52%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 21 '19 at 21:12
Run Duration223 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU 52%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
77.1% Very good
1-Core 118
2-Core 211
79% 164 Pts
4-Core 435
8-Core 682
71% 559 Pts
64-Core 975
65% 975 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 400
Reflection 377
Parallax 437
105% 405 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 395
Splatting 241
97% 292 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 78 80 71 63 71 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
51.2% Above average
Read 149
Write 106
Mixed 136
SusWrite 74
26% 116 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 97.2
4K Mixed 26.6
120% 48.9 MB/s
DQ Read 94.2
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 86.2
69% 96.5 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 61%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
465GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 947 1163 831 593 592 593 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
190% Outstanding
Read 1062
Write 1,109
Mixed 613
SusWrite 787
200% 893 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 55.3
185% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,037
DQ Write 861
DQ Mixed 771
626% 890 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 190%
Great: 259%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
162GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 642 331 329 331 331 329 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
196% Outstanding
Read 1,908
Write 1,417
Mixed 652
SusWrite 382
241% 1,090 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 49.4
185% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,008
DQ Write 775
DQ Mixed 657
555% 813 MB/s
Poor: 134%
This bench: 196%
Great: 238%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$34
931GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 182 190 191 173 177 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 127
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 180
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 39.9
MC Mixed 31.5
105% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 35.2
SC Mixed 27.7
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 55.3
72% 55.3 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 102%
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 HERO (WI-FI AC) Builds (Compare 10,570 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $410

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,804
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