Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 112%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive262% 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  (all builds)
Memory28.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 16:32
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User LTU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-$320
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
112% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 520
QC Float 574
QC Mixed 546
124% 546 Pts
MC Int 1,026
MC Float 1,247
MC Mixed 1,115
169% 1,129 Pts
Poor: 98%
This bench: 112%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$228
CLim: 2176 MHz, MLim: 2102 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Lighting 225
Reflection 201
Parallax 204
67% 210 fps
MRender 159
Gravity 223
Splatting 180
80% 187 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
159GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
262% Outstanding
Read 2,031
Write 1,249
Mixed 1,223
331% 1,501 MB/s
4K Read 56.1
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 48.5
211% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,050
DQ Write 795
DQ Mixed 27.5
264% 624 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 262%
Great: 261%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$150
2.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 149
Mixed 140
116% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.92
4K Mixed 0.19
107% 1.29 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 97%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$150
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Read 146
Write 182
Mixed 119
111% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.17
79% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB-$410
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
96% Outstanding
MC Read 36.5
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 27.8
96% 33.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 41.4
SC Mixed 29.8
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 54.8
73% 54.8 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 96%
Great: 101%
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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 1,426 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $255

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,464
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $320Nvidia GTX 1070 $430Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $88
Intel Core i7-7700K $290Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $285Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $149
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $170AMD RX 480 $400Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $146
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $185SanDisk Extreme 64GB $50
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $931SanDisk Extreme 32GB $23
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $206SanDisk Extreme 16GB $18
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