Performance Results

Gaming 71%
Desktop 128%
Workstation 108%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive229% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory20.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime17.2 Days
Run DateApr 08 '18 at 05:07
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$365
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 134
108% 136 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 549
QC Mixed 537
122% 538 Pts
MC Int 973
MC Float 1,120
MC Mixed 1,051
157% 1,048 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 108%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1288 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.3.1
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
62.5% Good
Lighting 177
Reflection 170
Parallax 241
62% 196 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 171
Splatting 126
63% 146 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$136
333GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
229% Outstanding
Read 2,063
Write 1,403
Mixed 1,265
349% 1,577 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 95.1
4K Mixed 36.8
172% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 114
110% 177 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 229%
Great: 260%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
76GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 412
Mixed 416
99% 447 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 82.6
4K Mixed 38.8
156% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 242
DQ Write 172
DQ Mixed 92.7
100% 169 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 102%
Great: 136%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$119
550GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
64.6% Good
Read 102
Write 122
Mixed 96.8
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 3.06
4K Mixed 0.2
101% 1.26 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 64.6%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G4D26AFTA.16FBD 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
87.5% Excellent
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 26.8
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 36.1
SC Mixed 28.7
81% 28.5 GB/s
Latency 59.8
67% 59.8 ns
Poor: 80%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 135%
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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 7,023 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 129%
Desktop 127%
Workstation 115%

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $421

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,890
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