Performance Results

Gaming 236%
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 240%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 94.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics259% 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 Drive322% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory57.4 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210708
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 12 '21 at 22:05
Run Duration197 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$364
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Memory 82.9
1-Core 143
2-Core 286
95% 171 Pts
4-Core 570
8-Core 1,049
101% 810 Pts
64-Core 1,466
98% 1,466 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
MSI(1462 3884) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 4975 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 471.96
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
259% Outstanding
Lighting 347
Reflection 318
Parallax 392
281% 353 fps
MRender 372
Gravity 276
Splatting 194
234% 281 fps
Poor: 191%
This bench: 259%
Great: 257%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$139
758GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2069 2029 1502 1543 1517 1545 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
322% Outstanding
Read 2,373
Write 2,224
Mixed 1,512
SusWrite 1,701
438% 1,953 MB/s
4K Read 62.8
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 77.6
263% 89.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,115
DQ Write 747
DQ Mixed 937
697% 933 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 322%
Great: 389%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 4x16GB-$250
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
68% Good
MC Read 23.5
MC Write 26.2
MC Mixed 21.6
68% 23.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 30
SC Mixed 21.6
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 68%
Great: 135%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 52: 6R 5G 7B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
52% 53% 34 286 197 144 27" 2560 1440 MSI3FA7 MSI MAG271CQR
History: Score 48: 6R 4G 6B | Score 52: 6R 5G 7B
Typical ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO (WI-FI) Builds (Compare 12,693 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 168%
Desktop 102%
Workstation 167%

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO (WI-FI) - $460

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $2,508
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