Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 88.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics141% 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 Drive98.8% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 28 '17 at 19:25
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$279
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Memory 85.4
1-Core 132
2-Core 267
91% 162 Pts
4-Core 496
8-Core 816
83% 656 Pts
64-Core 1,055
71% 1,055 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$800
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing below potential (77th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
141% Outstanding
Lighting 552
Reflection 518
Parallax 561
145% 544 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 543
Splatting 290
141% 369 fps
Poor: 119%
This bench: 141%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$135
426GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 353
Mixed 390
92% 417 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 26.7
149% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 261
DQ Mixed 26.9
94% 209 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
924GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 148
Write 118
Mixed 131
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 1.39
4K Mixed 0.34
99% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 114%
Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB-$70
227GB free
Firmware: SM14 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
51.9% Above average
Read 85.9
Write 93.8
Mixed 96.3
70% 92 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 5.03
4K Mixed 0.36
152% 1.95 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3466C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
70.4% Very good
MC Read 26
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 21.8
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 21.8
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 125%

 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 3,125 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,608
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