Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 116%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics34.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive261% 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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 12:41
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
116% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 151
SC Mixed 146
117% 146 Pts
QC Int 550
QC Float 587
QC Mixed 567
129% 568 Pts
MC Int 1,048
MC Float 1,221
MC Mixed 1,154
170% 1,141 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 116%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$129
Gigabyte(1458 3765) 2GB; GV-N1050OC-2GD Gigabyte
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
34.1% Below average
Lighting 106
Reflection 67.6
Parallax 102
32% 92.1 fps
MRender 80.5
Gravity 93.9
Splatting 73.4
35% 82.6 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$219
265GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
261% Outstanding
Read 2,553
Write 1,366
Mixed 1,402
390% 1,774 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 42.2
182% 64.1 MB/s
DQ Read 555
DQ Write 387
DQ Mixed 203
224% 382 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 261%
Great: 278%
OCZ Vertex 4 256GB-$400
34GB free
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 406
Mixed 411
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 30.8
133% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 117
122% 200 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$206
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
MC Read 39
MC Write 37.1
MC Mixed 26.8
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 38.4
SC Mixed 31.5
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 48.1
83% 48.1 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 110%
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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 2,699 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 - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,681
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HDDRAMUSB
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