Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 153%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 142%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 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 129%, 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 Drive282% 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
19 days ago, 19 days ago, 19 days ago, 19 days ago, 19 days ago, 19 days ago, 19 days ago, 19 days ago, 19 days ago, 19 days ago, 18 days ago, 18 days ago, 18 days ago, 18 days ago, 18 days ago, 18 days ago, 18 days ago, 18 days ago, 18 days ago, 18 days ago, 16 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 13 days ago, 13 days ago, 13 days ago, 13 days ago, 11 days ago, 11 days ago, 11 days ago, 11 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 9 days ago, 9 days ago, 9 days ago, 9 days ago, 9 days ago, 8 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 6 days ago, 1 day ago, 1 day ago, 1 day ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170823
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 22:38
Run Duration79 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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-$380
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
129% Outstanding
SC Int 157
SC Float 162
SC Mixed 160
128% 160 Pts
QC Int 626
QC Float 650
QC Mixed 636
144% 637 Pts
MC Int 1,192
MC Float 1,354
MC Mixed 1,288
191% 1,278 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 129%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
Asus(1043 85EA) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2832 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.0
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Lighting 600
Reflection 561
Parallax 607
186% 589 fps
MRender 290
Gravity 574
Splatting 314
174% 392 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 179%
Great: 178%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$128
91GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
282% Outstanding
Read 2,799
Write 1,132
Mixed 1,333
384% 1,754 MB/s
4K Read 61.8
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 50.2
248% 94.2 MB/s
DQ Read 698
DQ Write 525
DQ Mixed 260
290% 494 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 282%
Great: 270%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 44.3
MC Write 43.5
MC Mixed 30.8
113% 39.5 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 44.6
SC Mixed 35
96% 33.6 GB/s
Latency 44.6
90% 44.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 112%
Great: 119%
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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 263 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 130%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,682
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HDDRAMUSB
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