Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 118%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory25.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 17:15
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User QAT-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
118% Outstanding
SC Int 151
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 150
122% 152 Pts
QC Int 548
QC Float 592
QC Mixed 574
129% 571 Pts
MC Int 1071
MC Float 1,310
MC Mixed 1,147
176% 1,176 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 118%
Great: 126%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$179
291GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
262% Outstanding
Read 2,711
Write 1,360
Mixed 1,448
404% 1,840 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 51.4
197% 68.8 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 99.9
108% 183 MB/s
Poor: 175%
This bench: 262%
Great: 279%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$85
110GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 413
Mixed 423
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 76.8
4K Mixed 42.9
161% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 98.6
106% 178 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 105%
Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
931GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 178
Mixed 158
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.22
91% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 104%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$80
455GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 154
Mixed 145
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.16
68% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 30.1
104% 36.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 44.5
SC Mixed 32.3
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 49.1
82% 49.1 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 104%
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 3,082 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,631
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HDDRAMUSB
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