Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 123%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.9% 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 Drive104% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (46%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 21:14
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 46%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-8700K-$370
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
123% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 152
117% 146 Pts
QC Int 602
QC Float 625
QC Mixed 605
138% 611 Pts
MC Int 1,093
MC Float 1,270
MC Mixed 1209
178% 1,191 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 123%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Lighting 289
Reflection 303
Parallax 311
92% 301 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 288
Splatting 237
104% 244 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
317GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
93% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 408
Mixed 421
99% 444 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 28.1
140% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 40.3
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 116
98% 136 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 93%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 403
Mixed 416
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 87.2
4K Mixed 40.5
150% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 25.5
96% 214 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 104%
Great: 123%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$120
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Read 150
Write 105
Mixed 139
100% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.19
79% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3200C16 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2747 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
46.1% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 11.5
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 14.4
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 57
70% 57 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.1%
Great: 56%
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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 6,151 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $296

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,702
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