Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 93.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics109% 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 Drive306% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 27 '19 at 23:11
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700-$370
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
1-Core 133
2-Core 264
94% 199 Pts
4-Core 533
8-Core 878
89% 705 Pts
64-Core 1,068
72% 1,068 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Lighting 421
Reflection 394
Parallax 418
111% 411 fps
MRender 245
Gravity 410
Splatting 259
109% 305 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 109%
Great: 115%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 900P Optane NVMe PCIe 280GB-$416
223GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E2010325 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 748 746 743 751 752 752 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
306% Outstanding
Read 808
Write 761
Mixed 785
SusWrite 749
175% 776 MB/s
4K Read 195
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 181
619% 183 MB/s
DQ Read 824
DQ Write 778
DQ Mixed 1,289
834% 964 MB/s
Poor: 306%
This bench: 306%
Great: 531%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$87
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
69.3% Good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 19.1
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 22.2
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 72.5
55% 72.5 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 102%
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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 12,167 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,678
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