Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 124%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics91.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive121% 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)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180518
Uptime8.1 Days
Run DateJul 10 '18 at 04:32
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
124% Outstanding
SC Int 150
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 155
124% 155 Pts
QC Int 592
QC Float 632
QC Mixed 609
138% 611 Pts
MC Int 1,149
MC Float 1,315
MC Mixed 1,250
185% 1,238 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 124%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
EVGA(3842 4991) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Lighting 301
Reflection 269
Parallax 301
93% 290 fps
MRender 183
Gravity 271
Splatting 170
91% 208 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$86
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 276 274 277 277 269 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 495
Mixed 374
SusWrite 295
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 62.6
215% 77.4 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 363
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 121%
Great: 124%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$110
118GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 492 424 454 451 433 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 495
Mixed 418
SusWrite 455
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 67.3
230% 82.4 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 136%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
369GB free
Firmware: CC4D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 112 109 112 110 113 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
Read 181
Write 132
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 111
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
160% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
630GB free
Firmware: HP34
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 172 172 171 173 175 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 103
Mixed 86.8
SusWrite 171
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C17 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 25.6
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 32.4
SC Mixed 25
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 89%
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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 5,417 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $1,625
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $360Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $86
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Intel Core i7-7700K $329AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $135
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $33Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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