Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics90.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 06 '18 at 20:02
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th 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 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 145
116% 144 Pts
QC Int 469
QC Float 504
QC Mixed 474
109% 482 Pts
MC Int 936
MC Float 985
MC Mixed 986
145% 969 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 102%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$413
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Lighting 279
Reflection 266
Parallax 280
86% 275 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 264
Splatting 210
94% 220 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$178
151GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,900
Write 1,605
Mixed 747
313% 1,417 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 55.3
199% 74.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,044
DQ Write 1,011
DQ Mixed 855
689% 970 MB/s
Poor: 172% Great: 257%
Intel 320 Series 120GB-$99
112GB free
Firmware: 4PC10362
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 245
Write 82
Mixed 140
34% 156 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 39
4K Mixed 22.5
80% 27.1 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 77.3
DQ Mixed 65.3
60% 93.8 MB/s
Poor: 31% Great: 46%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$290
192GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 490
Write 407
Mixed 353
93% 417 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 41.3
148% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 174
181% 297 MB/s
Poor: 62% Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$200
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2472 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.2% Good
MC Read 23.2
MC Write 24.7
MC Mixed 19.5
64% 22.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 15.7
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 110%
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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 3,490 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $241

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,633
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HDDRAMUSB
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