Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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.
Graphics108% 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 Drive114% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory29 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171011
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 13:39
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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-$330
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
119% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 151
SC Mixed 148
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 576
QC Float 599
QC Mixed 585
133% 587 Pts
MC Int 1,102
MC Float 1255
MC Mixed 1,191
177% 1,183 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 119%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 345
Reflection 314
Parallax 328
105% 329 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 320
Splatting 246
111% 259 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 540s Series 480GB-$145
140GB free
Firmware: LSF036C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 490
Mixed 500
112% 503 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 43.9
165% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 76.5
115% 217 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 114%
Great: 110%
Kingston A400 120GB-$43
34GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 460
Write 270
Mixed 294
75% 341 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 71.1
4K Mixed 4.68
91% 35.6 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 1.73
54% 127 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$83
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5425 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 44% Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE16G4D32AEEA.K16FB 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
77.2% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 30.2
SC Mixed 24.7
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 104%
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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 2,201 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,699
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