Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics56% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive103% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
7 days ago, 7 days ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory24.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171011
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 03:15
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 142
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 492
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 505
114% 502 Pts
MC Int 1001
MC Float 1,170
MC Mixed 1,080
162% 1,084 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 107%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$770
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.22
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (151 fps cap detected)
56% Above average
Lighting 151
Reflection 151
Parallax 152
47% 151 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 149
Splatting 150
63% 150 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 56%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$148
331GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 330 390 324 334 326 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 490
Write 364
Mixed 317
SusWrite 345
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 39.6
152% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 238
209% 313 MB/s
Poor: 93%
This bench: 103%
Great: 135%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
3.5TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 108 109 108 108 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 122
Write 106
Mixed 74
SusWrite 108
136% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 6.1
4K Mixed 0.8
240% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 31.6
104% 36.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 41.5
SC Mixed 31.7
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 48.6
82% 48.6 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 104%
Great: 165%
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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 5,894 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,675
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