Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 141%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (94th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 6 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 126%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics179% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91.3% 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.
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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170823
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 15:00
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing way above expectations (94th 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-$404
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
126% Outstanding
SC Int 160
SC Float 166
SC Mixed 163
130% 163 Pts
QC Int 588
QC Float 643
QC Mixed 607
139% 612 Pts
MC Int 1,175
MC Float 1,379
MC Mixed 1,269
190% 1,274 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 126%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$750
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 3002 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Lighting 595
Reflection 564
Parallax 614
186% 591 fps
MRender 289
Gravity 587
Splatting 297
174% 391 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 179%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$280
373GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 406
Mixed 414
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 54.2
181% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 136
156% 268 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 116%
Great: 118%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$158
193GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 341
Mixed 355
88% 399 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 82.5
4K Mixed 23.4
125% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 82.8
122% 231 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 41
MC Write 38.9
MC Mixed 29.4
104% 36.4 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 41.3
SC Mixed 32
94% 32.9 GB/s
Latency 42.7
94% 42.7 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 105%
Great: 76%
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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 Builds (Compare 560 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 130%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,542
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HDDRAMUSB
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