Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 152%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 168%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 154%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 126%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics179% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive317% 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 Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 10 '18 at 07:59
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$330
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
126% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 157
125% 157 Pts
QC Int 615
QC Float 628
QC Mixed 614
140% 619 Pts
MC Int 1,157
MC Float 1,337
MC Mixed 1262
187% 1,252 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 126%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$769
MSI(1462 3604) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 3002 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Lighting 600
Reflection 540
Parallax 612
187% 584 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 582
Splatting 306
173% 388 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 179%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$299
364GB free
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
317% Outstanding
Read 2,930
Write 1,825
Mixed 1,929
493% 2,228 MB/s
4K Read 51.3
4K Write 159
4K Mixed 59.9
238% 90 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 38.6
114% 245 MB/s
Poor: 190%
This bench: 317%
Great: 321%
WD WD8001FFWX-68J1UN0 8TB
5.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 181
Mixed 164
132% 175 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 4.39
4K Mixed 0.41
160% 1.86 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
WD Black 6TB (2016)-$225
4TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 181
Mixed 196
143% 190 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 4.36
4K Mixed 0.38
163% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 107%
Great: 122%
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 way above expectations (88th percentile)
119% Outstanding
MC Read 45.9
MC Write 45.6
MC Mixed 32.4
118% 41.3 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 50.2
SC Mixed 37.5
109% 38.1 GB/s
Latency 41
98% 41 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 119%
Great: 124%
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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 1,660 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 133%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 140%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 126%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $279

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 118% - Outstanding Total price: $1,677
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