Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 119%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics131% 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 Drive109% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171011
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 01:23
Run Duration257 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-$406
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
119% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 147
118% 147 Pts
QC Int 575
QC Float 588
QC Mixed 587
132% 583 Pts
MC Int 1,083
MC Float 1,223
MC Mixed 1,168
173% 1,158 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 119%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$545
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 416
Reflection 395
Parallax 449
132% 420 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 401
Splatting 253
130% 298 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 131%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
438GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 399
Mixed 417
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 35.9
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 43.4
167% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 29
100% 221 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 109%
Great: 117%
Intel X25-M 160GB
29GB free
Firmware: 2CV102M3 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
31.9% Below average
Read 253
Write 107
Mixed 134
36% 165 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 26.2
4K Mixed 6.2
50% 17 MB/s
DQ Read 19.5
DQ Write 28.5
DQ Mixed 35.9
24% 28 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 31.9%
Great: 43%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$158
9GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 505
Write 344
Mixed 355
89% 401 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 21.2
116% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 19.4
88% 202 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 96%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0108
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 126
Write 133
Mixed 88
86% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.35
4K Write 4.31
4K Mixed 0.57
200% 2.08 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 71%
IS817 innostor 32GB
26GB free, PID null
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
8.45% Terrible
Read 23.6
Write 16.1
Mixed 16.2
22% 18.6 MB/s
4K Read 5.38
4K Write 0.08
4K Mixed 0.1
26% 1.85 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.45%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CM4X8GD3000C16K4 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
63.5% Good
MC Read 25.1
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 18.4
63% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 23.1
SC Mixed 21.1
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 69%
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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 484 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: $1,564
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