Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive269% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime6.7 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 17:50
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 503
QC Float 518
QC Mixed 502
115% 507 Pts
MC Int 945
MC Float 1,095
MC Mixed 1,024
153% 1,021 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 104%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Lighting 242
Reflection 208
Parallax 221
73% 224 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 221
Splatting 176
79% 184 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 480GB-$149
446GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
66.6% Good
Read 490
Write 271
Mixed 266
75% 342 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 46.4
4K Mixed 10.9
76% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 129
DQ Mixed 31.2
67% 141 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 92%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$169
312GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
269% Outstanding
Read 2,717
Write 1,365
Mixed 1,455
406% 1,846 MB/s
4K Read 52.4
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 49.7
203% 72 MB/s
DQ Read 428
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 147
165% 285 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 269%
Great: 260%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
212GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 92.2
Write 78.5
Mixed 87.4
65% 86 MB/s
4K Read 0.89
4K Write 1.88
4K Mixed 0.45
122% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
64.7% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 20
63% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 20.9
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 102%
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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 4,061 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,539
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