Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics70.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive269% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory23.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime4.6 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 23:20
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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-$360
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 135
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 495
QC Float 511
QC Mixed 520
115% 509 Pts
MC Int 989
MC Float 1,123
MC Mixed 1,067
158% 1,060 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 107%
Great: 123%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
70.8% Very good
Lighting 225
Reflection 196
Parallax 210
68% 210 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 204
Splatting 163
73% 171 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$165
350GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
269% Outstanding
Read 2,232
Write 1,757
Mixed 1,557
410% 1,849 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 63.8
218% 78.5 MB/s
DQ Read 46.7
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 34.3
43% 73.5 MB/s
Poor: 194%
This bench: 269%
Great: 353%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$90
267GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 409
Mixed 418
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 83
4K Mixed 26.5
144% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 42.9
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 26
53% 101 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 135%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$119
2.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 142
Write 131
Mixed 120
98% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.29
107% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR32GX4M2C3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.9% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 23.1
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 23.8
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 108%
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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 7,757 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $420

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,888
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Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $125SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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