Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 140%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 147%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 135%
UFO
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 114%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics167% 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 Drive280% 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.
Run History
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 06:16
Run Duration199 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
114% Outstanding
SC Int 140
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 146
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 544
QC Float 562
QC Mixed 552
125% 552 Pts
MC Int 1,017
MC Float 1160
MC Mixed 1,110
164% 1,096 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 114%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
167% Outstanding
Lighting 545
Reflection 504
Parallax 572
172% 540 fps
MRender 265
Gravity 550
Splatting 296
164% 370 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 167%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$360
954GB free
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
243% Outstanding
Read 1,485
Write 1,269
Mixed 1,469
314% 1,408 MB/s
4K Read 50.2
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 75.5
251% 91.1 MB/s
DQ Read 656
DQ Write 581
DQ Mixed 280
302% 506 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 243%
Great: 357%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$165
435GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
280% Outstanding
Read 2,067
Write 1,681
Mixed 1,597
396% 1,782 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 63.9
232% 85.7 MB/s
DQ Read 544
DQ Write 502
DQ Mixed 36.2
161% 361 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 280%
Great: 351%
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$94
238GB free
Firmware: RVM01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 526
Write 501
Mixed 515
115% 514 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 31.8
170% 64.1 MB/s
DQ Read 43.4
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 30.6
71% 137 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 110%
Great: 132%
TS-RDF5 SD Transcend 32GB
6GB free, PID 4000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
14.8% Very poor
Read 45.1
Write 14.3
Mixed 20.5
28% 26.6 MB/s
4K Read 4.54
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 1.04
98% 2.31 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 14.8%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.3% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 23.1
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 24.5
70% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 131%
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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 7,134 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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