Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 87.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics95.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive217% 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)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180628
Uptime7.2 Days
Run DateNov 22 '19 at 05:30
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8086K-$599
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
87.7% Excellent
1-Core 135
2-Core 260
93% 197 Pts
4-Core 474
8-Core 816
81% 645 Pts
64-Core 1044
70% 1044 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
Nvidia(10DE 12A6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3514 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Lighting 387
Reflection 302
Parallax 374
102% 354 fps
MRender 354
Gravity 318
Splatting 177
96% 283 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 748 629 632 628 626 616 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
217% Outstanding
Read 1,251
Write 1,054
Mixed 744
SusWrite 646
206% 924 MB/s
4K Read 53
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 67
240% 86.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,240
DQ Write 1,165
DQ Mixed 949
782% 1,118 MB/s
Poor: 160%
This bench: 217%
Great: 260%
Sandisk S31024G 1TB
379GB free
Firmware: X6107000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 472 472 481 480 481 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 290
Mixed 380
SusWrite 476
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 42.3
178% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 274
212% 294 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 117%
Great: 122%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
75.9% Very good
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 21.4
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 24
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 93%
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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 11,471 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,653
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