Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 99.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '20 at 23:40
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
1-Core 144
2-Core 291
102% 218 Pts
4-Core 562
8-Core 856
91% 709 Pts
64-Core 1,155
78% 1,155 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 280
Reflection 204
Parallax 245
74% 243 fps
Gravity 232
Splatting 193
78% 213 fps
Poor: 71% Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1912
Write 1,777
Mixed 738
326% 1,476 MB/s
4K Read 46.8
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 61.6
229% 86.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,067
DQ Write 1,250
DQ Mixed 860
731% 1,059 MB/s
Poor: 156% Great: 259%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$55
2TB free
Firmware: CC29
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 163 165 166 166 166 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 129
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 165
99% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$72
12GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 43 42 43 42 42 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
51.1% Above average
Read 41.5
Write 42.3
Mixed 29.8
SusWrite 42.5
53% 39 MB/s
4K Read 9.7
4K Write 10.9
4K Mixed 7.3
655% 9.3 MB/s
DQ Read 9.8
DQ Write 12.1
DQ Mixed 9
754% 10.3 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$74
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 34.4
MC Mixed 25.6
92% 32.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 30.3
SC Mixed 25.3
72% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 51.2
78% 51.2 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 105%
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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 12,201 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,678
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