Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 86.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics126% 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 Drive121% 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 HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 03 '19 at 00:45
Run Duration186 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
1-Core 136
2-Core 229
88% 182 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 821
81% 645 Pts
64-Core 1,042
70% 1,042 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
Nvidia(10DE 12A6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 514
Reflection 433
Parallax 524
135% 490 fps
MRender 389
Gravity 439
Splatting 253
126% 360 fps
Poor: 112%
This bench: 126%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$60
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 307 312 194 301 301 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 489
Mixed 462
SusWrite 303
99% 442 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 62.3
213% 77.5 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 356
268% 359 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 121%
Great: 131%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$97
198GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 457 446 476 470 471 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 484
Mixed 418
SusWrite 462
105% 466 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 65.8
224% 80.9 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 357
269% 360 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 134%
Great: 134%
Crucial MX300 750GB-$300
136GB free
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 449 439 468 462 463 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 367
Write 288
Mixed 216
SusWrite 454
75% 331 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 22.8
122% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 261
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 339
239% 300 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 106%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
204GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 458 447 476 470 439 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 490
Mixed 464
SusWrite 457
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 64.6
220% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 355
267% 358 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 133%
Great: 135%
Samsung Portable SSD T5 500GB
417GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 406 403 395 409 410 407 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
79.5% Very good
Read 356
Write 363
Mixed 348
SusWrite 405
83% 368 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 32.5
105% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 172
DQ Mixed 184
135% 176 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2C3200C16 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
39.9% Below average
MC Read 14
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 11.3
37% 13.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 12.4
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 39.9%
Great: 63%
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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 11,430 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,638
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