Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics135% 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.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory1.7 GB free of 4 GB @ 2.6 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 07 '18 at 00:51
Run Duration194 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i5-8600K-$260
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
SC Int 119
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 124
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 484
QC Float 523
QC Mixed 502
114% 503 Pts
MC Int 714
MC Float 768
MC Mixed 741
111% 741 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
EVGA(3842 6684) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
135% Outstanding
Lighting 447
Reflection 387
Parallax 450
139% 428 fps
MRender 243
Gravity 413
Splatting 250
132% 302 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 135%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+238G 256GB
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 16.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 134 136 148 340 142 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 56% Great: 85%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
79GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 91 96 64 58 62 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 490
Write 471
Mixed 372
SusWrite 118
81% 363 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 51.6
190% 67.7 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 174
180% 294 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%
Envoy 2012 121GB
11GB free
Firmware: 0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 350
Write 260
Mixed 274
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 55.2
4K Mixed 34.3
116% 39.4 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 130
104% 144 MB/s
Poor: 47% Great: 62%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$20
81GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 30 62 52 66 85 86 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
47.2% Average
Read 101
Write 100
Mixed 54
SusWrite 63.6
58% 79.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 60%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$79
558GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 111 115 113 114 112 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
57.5% Above average
Read 87
Write 88
Mixed 64.7
SusWrite 113
65% 88.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
186% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 86%
Lexar JumpDrive Triton USB 3.0 16GB-$60
11GB free, PID a203
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
17.4% Very poor
Read 36.5
Write 40.5
Mixed 18.7
SusWrite 41.6
47% 34.3 MB/s
4K Read 6.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.3
51% 2.37 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 17.4%
Great: 46%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSB.8FBD2 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2600 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
41.5% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 11.6
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 11.9
SC Write 12.1
SC Mixed 11.6
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 48%
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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 4,540 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 - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,559
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