Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 132%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics157% 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 Drive260% 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)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171011
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 13 '18 at 20:45
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 138
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 554
QC Mixed 539
122% 541 Pts
MC Int 1,004
MC Float 1,142
MC Mixed 1,088
161% 1,078 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 110%
Great: 127%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$80
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
157% Outstanding
Lighting 526
Reflection 506
Parallax 553
166% 528 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 499
Splatting 270
151% 341 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 157%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Samsung SSD 970 250GB
187GB free
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
260% Outstanding
Read 2,582
Write 1,443
Mixed 1,598
413% 1,875 MB/s
4K Read 63.5
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 38.8
211% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 65.2
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 41.8
64% 115 MB/s
Poor: 194%
This bench: 260%
Great: 306%
Samsung 850 Pro 128GB-$200
118GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 484
Mixed 477
110% 494 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 90.4
4K Mixed 35.7
147% 53.8 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 131
144% 245 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 108%
Great: 112%
Samsung 850 Pro 128GB-$200
118GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 483
Mixed 482
110% 495 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 27.1
131% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 134
138% 224 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 112%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$184
3TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 204
Write 168
Mixed 180
139% 184 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 3.25
4K Mixed 0.56
161% 1.58 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 107%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$224
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 40.5
MC Write 40.5
MC Mixed 28
104% 36.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 41
SC Mixed 32.3
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 49.2
81% 49.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
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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 3,145 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $256

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 142% - Outstanding Total price: $974
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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