Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 93.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics61% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive174% 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)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateMar 17 '21 at 16:37
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Memory 91.9
1-Core 131
2-Core 259
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 506
8-Core 836
85% 671 Pts
64-Core 1,004
67% 1,004 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
61% Good
Lighting 76
Reflection 76.9
Parallax 71.7
61% 74.9 fps
MRender 77.2
Gravity 74.5
Splatting 68.9
60% 73.5 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 61%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 626 333 334 333 324 261 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
174% Outstanding
Read 1,122
Write 961
Mixed 532
SusWrite 368
166% 746 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 57.6
204% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,072
DQ Write 890
DQ Mixed 672
588% 878 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 174%
Great: 236%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$78
5.5TB free
Firmware: FS2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 197 204 203 201 207 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 56% Great: 113%
USB Flash Drive 32GB
28GB free, PID 5598
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.6 4.7 3.5 4.2 4.9 4.7 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
6.03% Terrible
Read 26.5
Write 5
Mixed 9.8
SusWrite 4.6
12% 11.5 MB/s
4K Read 5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 2.5
104% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 6.03%
Great: 15%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4133 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
70.2% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 26.1
MC Mixed 20.1
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 21.4
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 121%

 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 5,644 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $1,958
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