Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics73% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.4% 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)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 07:08
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i7-8700-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 135
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 535
QC Float 562
QC Mixed 547
124% 548 Pts
MC Int 1,010
MC Float 1,150
MC Mixed 1,098
162% 1,086 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 110%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
EVGA(3842 6262) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
73% Very good
Lighting 234
Reflection 192
Parallax 224
71% 217 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 208
Splatting 162
74% 173 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$299
585GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 1,998
Write 1,481
Mixed 1,220
347% 1,566 MB/s
4K Read 55.1
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 33
192% 70.7 MB/s
DQ Read 55
DQ Write 439
DQ Mixed 31.2
88% 175 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 237%
Great: 299%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
418GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 407
Mixed 416
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 96.6
4K Mixed 27.2
152% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 44.8
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 27.8
35% 59.2 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 134%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
844GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 178
Mixed 161
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 1.23
4K Write 2.55
4K Mixed 0.3
132% 1.36 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
WD WD1500HLFS-01G6U1 150GB
135GB free
Firmware: 04.04V01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 104
Write 101
Mixed 92.3
75% 99.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.57
148% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 4000 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3146 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 24.7
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 35.2
SC Mixed 28.8
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 56.4
71% 56.4 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 113%
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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 4,018 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $1,539
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $380Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $240AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $901SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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