Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 132%
Desktop 124%
Workstation 105%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 98.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics167% 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 Drive208% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS XI FORMULA  (all builds)
Memory25.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190902
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateOct 08 '19 at 00:23
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
1-Core 145
2-Core 294
103% 219 Pts
4-Core 549
8-Core 863
90% 706 Pts
64-Core 1,162
78% 1,162 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,030
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
167% Outstanding
Lighting 612
Reflection 589
Parallax 721
161% 641 fps
MRender 565
Gravity 572
Splatting 330
168% 489 fps
Poor: 121%
This bench: 167%
Great: 193%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 536 317 315 319 320 318 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
208% Outstanding
Read 1,850
Write 1,312
Mixed 596
SusWrite 354
227% 1,028 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 53.5
207% 78.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,142
DQ Write 1,082
DQ Mixed 699
638% 974 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 208%
Great: 237%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
671GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 474 471 478 484 484 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 438
Mixed 440
SusWrite 457
102% 455 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 18.4
4K Mixed 31.6
112% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 274
227% 326 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 136%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
70.6% Very good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 19.4
72% 25 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 19.2
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 85.5
47% 85.5 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 106%
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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 XI FORMULA Builds (Compare 2,320 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 139%
Desktop 147%
Workstation 142%


EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,879
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