Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 155%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 97.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics229% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). 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)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180914
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 07:35
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 144
100% 145 Pts
QC Int 547
QC Float 557
QC Mixed 550
99% 551 Pts
MC Int 994
MC Float 1,192
MC Mixed 1,093
73% 1,093 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,080
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
229% Outstanding
Lighting 676
Reflection 618
Parallax 812
224% 702 fps
MRender 573
Gravity 675
Splatting 330
232% 526 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 229%
Great: 237%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$170
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,434
Write 2344
Mixed 1,641
476% 2,140 MB/s
4K Read 60.2
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 84.1
282% 100 MB/s
DQ Read 1,451
DQ Write 1,260
DQ Mixed 1,276
978% 1,329 MB/s
Poor: 221% Great: 369%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$103
270GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 10,366
Write 8,895
Mixed 9,460
2,135% 9,574 MB/s
4K Read 800
4K Write 352
4K Mixed 454
1,980% 535 MB/s
DQ Read 1,953
DQ Write 1,438
DQ Mixed 1,508
1,178% 1,633 MB/s
Poor: 85% Great: 135%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$90
172GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 468 468 470 471 469 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 454
Write 330
Mixed 365
SusWrite 469
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 43.5
165% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 180
181% 293 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 113%
Great: 118%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CM4X8GD3200C16K4 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
93% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 34.6
MC Mixed 26.4
93% 32.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 34.1
SC Mixed 30.1
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 50.5
79% 50.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 93%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical ROG MAXIMUS X HERO Builds (Compare 8,541 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,573
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