Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 140%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 126%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 116%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics119% 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 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.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180227
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 21:15
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
116% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 147
118% 147 Pts
QC Int 559
QC Float 591
QC Mixed 571
130% 574 Pts
MC Int 1056
MC Float 1,211
MC Mixed 1,142
170% 1,136 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 116%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$360
Nvidia(10DE 119D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Lighting 386
Reflection 362
Parallax 381
119% 376 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 375
Splatting 241
119% 273 fps
Poor: 103%
This bench: 119%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 480GB-$256
405GB free
Firmware: 526ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 496
Write 228
Mixed 305
76% 343 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 22.6
4K Mixed 19
77% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 99.1
DQ Mixed 63.5
71% 122 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 68%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
151GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
240% Outstanding
Read 2,618
Write 1,170
Mixed 1,373
377% 1,720 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 28.6
173% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 145
154% 257 MB/s
Poor: 136%
This bench: 240%
Great: 237%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$63
824GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 151
Write 151
Mixed 137
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1.05
4K Write 2.75
4K Mixed 0.27
124% 1.36 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
236GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Read 141
Write 138
Mixed 122
100% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.01
4K Mixed 0.23
101% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$165
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
96% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 36.1
MC Mixed 26.4
96% 33.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 27.2
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 49.1
82% 49.1 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 96%
Great: 109%
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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 7,150 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $440

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,918
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