Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 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 96.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics55.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive201% 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
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200925
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 19 '20 at 19:27
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-8600K-$220
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
Memory 94.9
1-Core 138
2-Core 276
96% 170 Pts
4-Core 541
8-Core 710
82% 625 Pts
64-Core 762
51% 762 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
55.8% Above average
Lighting 70.8
Reflection 71.7
Parallax 63.9
57% 68.8 fps
MRender 74.8
Gravity 65.9
Splatting 56.3
54% 65.6 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 56%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin MKNSSDHL250GB-D8 250GB
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1111A0L
SusWrite @10s intervals: 697 424 417 227 308 277 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
201% Outstanding
Read 1,704
Write 1,007
Mixed 903
SusWrite 392
222% 1,001 MB/s
4K Read 60.3
4K Write 211
4K Mixed 32
244% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 769
DQ Write 976
DQ Mixed 454
459% 733 MB/s
Poor: 112%
This bench: 201%
Great: 199%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 31.3
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 44.2
SC Mixed 29
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%

 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 5,370 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,853
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