Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 155%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 129%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 110%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics110% 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 Drive314% 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)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181105
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 30 '19 at 00:07
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th 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-$370
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
110% Outstanding
1-Core 158
2-Core 316
112% 237 Pts
4-Core 627
8-Core 1,038
105% 832 Pts
64-Core 1,282
86% 1,282 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 110%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2677 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 429
Reflection 395
Parallax 411
113% 411 fps
MRender 235
Gravity 419
Splatting 255
111% 303 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$88
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 943 652 656 654 648 655 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
314% Outstanding
Read 2,597
Write 2,398
Mixed 1,662
SusWrite 701
411% 1,840 MB/s
4K Read 71.2
4K Write 175
4K Mixed 98.1
326% 115 MB/s
DQ Read 1,584
DQ Write 1,385
DQ Mixed 1,454
1,098% 1,475 MB/s
Poor: 195%
This bench: 314%
Great: 321%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
48GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,105
Write 1,528
Mixed 572
308% 1,401 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 189
4K Mixed 59.7
247% 98.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,171
DQ Write 1,075
DQ Mixed 926
749% 1,057 MB/s
Poor: 141% Great: 233%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$59
641GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 111 112 108 109 109 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
58.9% Above average
Read 96.5
Write 122
Mixed 54
SusWrite 108
70% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1.2
237% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3808 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
120% Outstanding
MC Read 47
MC Write 45.9
MC Mixed 31.9
119% 41.6 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 50.9
SC Mixed 38
110% 38.6 GB/s
Latency 39.7
101% 39.7 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 120%
Great: 117%
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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 12,135 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,661
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