Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 114%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 12:20
Run Duration217 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
114% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 144
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 527
QC Float 542
QC Mixed 564
123% 544 Pts
MC Int 972
MC Float 1,123
MC Mixed 1,064
157% 1,053 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 114%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
Asus(1043 855B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 325
Reflection 302
Parallax 338
102% 322 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 304
Splatting 218
104% 240 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 103%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Microsoft Storage Space Device 498GB
464GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1114 1347 607 611 611 611 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 71% Great: 130%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$89
8GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 8,554
Write 7,012
Mixed 7,310
1,698% 7,625 MB/s
4K Read 352
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 233
932% 258 MB/s
DQ Read 1,379
DQ Write 1,247
DQ Mixed 1186
924% 1,271 MB/s
Poor: 60% Great: 116%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$60
101GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 135 137 138 136 137 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
71% Very good
Read 110
Write 111
Mixed 65.5
SusWrite 136
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.2
230% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 71%
Great: 108%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$119
332GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 108 109 108 107 104 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
59% Above average
Read 98.3
Write 96.5
Mixed 66.5
SusWrite 107
68% 92 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
200% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 59%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
88.9% Excellent
MC Read 35.4
MC Write 33.8
MC Mixed 25.2
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 21.4
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 50.6
79% 50.6 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 104%
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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 5,901 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,675
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Intel Core i5-8600K $243Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $770Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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