Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 158%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 114%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics148% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive300% 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
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 25 '18 at 09:30
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$369
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
114% Outstanding
1-Core 163
2-Core 325
115% 244 Pts
4-Core 648
8-Core 1,064
108% 856 Pts
64-Core 1,313
88% 1,313 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 114%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
MSI(1462 3604) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 3002 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.24
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
148% Outstanding
Lighting 610
Reflection 548
Parallax 620
158% 593 fps
MRender 279
Gravity 600
Splatting 312
136% 397 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 148%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
368GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
300% Outstanding
Read 2,731
Write 1,917
Mixed 2,091
498% 2,246 MB/s
4K Read 52.1
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 39.5
220% 87.5 MB/s
DQ Read 53.4
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 40
80% 152 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 300%
Great: 356%
WD WD8001FFWX-68J1UN0 8TB
6TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 176
Mixed 168
131% 173 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 3.85
4K Mixed 0.42
152% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 101%
Great: 112%
WD Black 6TB (2016)-$249
4TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 174
Mixed 182
135% 179 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 4.53
4K Mixed 0.41
170% 1.97 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 102%
Great: 121%
Adata DashDrive Elite S102 Pro USB 3.0 32GB-$6
22GB free, PID 312b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
29.7% Poor
Read 129
Write 32.5
Mixed 23.7
58% 61.6 MB/s
4K Read 7.14
4K Write 0.75
4K Mixed 0.74
77% 2.88 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 29.7%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4266 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 46.4
MC Write 44.2
MC Mixed 30.5
115% 40.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 46.4
SC Mixed 23.2
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 40.5
99% 40.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 112%
Great: 120%
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 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 11,195 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $410

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,803
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