Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 119%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 130%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics187% 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 Drive100% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory14.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 20:05
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-$405
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
130% Outstanding
SC Int 158
SC Float 163
SC Mixed 159
128% 160 Pts
QC Int 628
QC Float 652
QC Mixed 639
145% 640 Pts
MC Int 1202
MC Float 1,363
MC Mixed 1,301
193% 1,289 Pts
Poor: 98%
This bench: 130%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$750
EVGA(3842 6698) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2902 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
187% Outstanding
Lighting 634
Reflection 576
Parallax 626
195% 612 fps
MRender 296
Gravity 604
Splatting 321
181% 407 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 187%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$280
377GB free
Firmware: X41100RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 348
Mixed 321
86% 391 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 19.9
133% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 206
DQ Mixed 13.3
83% 196 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 84%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
53GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 416
Mixed 422
101% 453 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 28.8
172% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 49.4
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 28.2
38% 67.4 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 100%
Great: 117%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
654GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 158
Write 146
Mixed 153
115% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1.14
4K Write 1.92
4K Mixed 0.32
118% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3466C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 42.1
MC Write 42.3
MC Mixed 29.3
108% 37.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 46.9
SC Mixed 34.2
101% 35.5 GB/s
Latency 43.3
92% 43.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 109%
Great: 112%
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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 479 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 130%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,563
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HDDRAMUSB
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