Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 152%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 164%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 154%
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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 123%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics181% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive315% 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)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 02:26
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User NLD-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-$370
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
123% Outstanding
SC Int 150
SC Float 157
SC Mixed 148
121% 152 Pts
QC Int 603
QC Float 626
QC Mixed 614
139% 614 Pts
MC Int 1,147
MC Float 1,302
MC Mixed 1,194
182% 1,215 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 123%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$675
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2955 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
181% Outstanding
Lighting 587
Reflection 546
Parallax 665
190% 599 fps
MRender 274
Gravity 586
Splatting 319
174% 393 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 181%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$200
361GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
315% Outstanding
Read 2,352
Write 1,942
Mixed 1,897
459% 2,064 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 64.5
232% 85.1 MB/s
DQ Read 726
DQ Write 663
DQ Mixed 314
340% 568 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 315%
Great: 354%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$114
223GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 74% Great: 135%
WD Green 5TB (2014)-$130
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 159
Write 153
Mixed 147
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.31
112% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 95%
WD Gold 6TB (2016) -$200
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01M02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 163
Mixed 148
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 3.71
4K Mixed 0.53
167% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 121%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 39.1
MC Write 38.6
MC Mixed 32.8
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.3
SC Write 43.1
SC Mixed 34.7
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 46.8
85% 46.8 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 105%
Great: 129%
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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 4,531 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
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Workstation
Workstation 114%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,559
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $85
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $114
Intel Core i5-8600K $260AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $150SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $898SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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