Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 121%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics70.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive277% 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
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 01:35
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
121% Outstanding
SC Int 150
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 156
124% 155 Pts
QC Int 614
QC Float 637
QC Mixed 586
139% 612 Pts
MC Int 1,054
MC Float 1,314
MC Mixed 1,166
176% 1,178 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 121%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$214
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Lighting 213
Reflection 181
Parallax 219
66% 204 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 206
Splatting 158
73% 170 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
466GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 413
Mixed 423
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 98.3
4K Mixed 53.9
194% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 129
147% 254 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 120%
Great: 115%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$273
236GB free
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
277% Outstanding
Read 2,129
Write 1,746
Mixed 1,568
403% 1,814 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 66.4
226% 82 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 173
172% 277 MB/s
Poor: 198%
This bench: 277%
Great: 314%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$174
6TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5425 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 134
Write 85.5
Mixed 71.9
72% 97 MB/s
4K Read 2.76
4K Write 5.74
4K Mixed 0.55
282% 3.02 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 36.3
MC Mixed 25.7
94% 32.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 39.8
SC Mixed 30.9
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 49.4
81% 49.4 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 103%
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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 2,666 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $245

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,697
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HDDRAMUSB
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