Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 88.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics79.7% 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 Drive111% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200925
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 26 '21 at 01:24
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
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 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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-$320
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Memory 90.4
1-Core 132
2-Core 258
91% 160 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 791
79% 630 Pts
64-Core 988
66% 988 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$138
Gigabyte(1458 3773) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.68
Performing below potential (53rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
79.7% Very good
Lighting 104
Reflection 109
Parallax 101
84% 104 fps
MRender 60
Gravity 98.5
Splatting 96.7
75% 85.1 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 324 268 246 235 226 206 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 478
Mixed 457
SusWrite 251
95% 424 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 55.8
189% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 355
268% 360 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 111%
Great: 131%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$174
2TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 149 150 148 162 162 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
64.6% Good
Read 71.3
Write 190
Mixed 81.5
SusWrite 153
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 0.7
186% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 64.6%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$84
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
68.9% Good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 26
MC Mixed 19.7
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 25.3
SC Mixed 21.2
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 101%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 48: 6R 6G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
48% 40% 30 291 211 60 27" 1920 1080 ACI27F6 ASUS VE278
History: Score 41: 5R 4G 4B | Score 48: 6R 6G 0B
Typical ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) Builds (Compare 6,519 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,874
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