Performance Results

Gaming 197%
Desktop 101%
Workstation 191%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 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 98.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics206% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive240% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS XIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210106
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 02 '21 at 19:10
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%
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 PC Performing below expectations (30th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-11900K-$539
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
98.4% Outstanding
Memory 88.1
1-Core 150
2-Core 302
100% 180 Pts
4-Core 584
8-Core 919
96% 752 Pts
64-Core 1,435
96% 1,435 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
EVGA(3842 3897) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 466.47
Performing below potential (47th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
206% Outstanding
Lighting 268
Reflection 245
Parallax 284
216% 266 fps
MRender 318
Gravity 228
Splatting 176
194% 240 fps
Poor: 133%
This bench: 206%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$97
886GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211210WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 913 720 766 755 791 796 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
240% Outstanding
Read 1,522
Write 1,706
Mixed 1,338
SusWrite 790
301% 1,339 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 73.4
255% 96.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,274
DQ Write 1,083
DQ Mixed 1,183
885% 1,180 MB/s
Poor: 189%
This bench: 240%
Great: 275%
Toshiba MD04ACA600 6TB-$250
5.5TB free
Firmware: FS2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 203 197 211 210 200 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 57% Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL8G30C15U4R.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 3001 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
73.3% Very good
MC Read 37
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 19.2
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 22.8
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 101%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical ROG MAXIMUS XIII HERO Builds (Compare 1,125 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 247%
Desktop 112%
Workstation 254%


EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,578
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