Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics132% 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 Drive46% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 29 '18 at 18:54
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 i7-8700-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 132
108% 136 Pts
QC Int 519
QC Float 550
QC Mixed 523
120% 531 Pts
MC Int 954
MC Float 1107
MC Mixed 1,017
153% 1,026 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 106%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
EVGA(3842 6282) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 411
Reflection 396
Parallax 450
132% 419 fps
MRender 245
Gravity 402
Splatting 261
132% 303 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 132%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 120GB (2018)
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE360000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 67 65 68 68 70 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
46% Average
Read 445
Write 108
Mixed 103
SusWrite 62.7
39% 180 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 27.2
4K Mixed 17.8
70% 22.2 MB/s
DQ Read 107
DQ Write 32.5
DQ Mixed 41.4
38% 60.3 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 46%
Great: 50%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$155
921GB free
Firmware: M3CR020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 464 469 470 469 439 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 468
Mixed 413
SusWrite 463
104% 464 MB/s
4K Read 43.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 56.4
196% 69.7 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 306
246% 345 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 126%
Great: 126%
Adata SU650 960GB
894GB free
Firmware: Q1122BS
SusWrite @10s intervals: 410 411 410 413 414 414 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 405
Mixed 310
SusWrite 412
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 32.4
128% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 219
180% 257 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
902GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 187 175 187 185 186 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 146
Mixed 70.2
SusWrite 184
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
162% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 108%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$173
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
MC Read 39.1
MC Write 36.8
MC Mixed 26.9
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 30
82% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 49.1
81% 49.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 97.1%
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 6,184 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $285

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 112% - Outstanding Total price: $1,701
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