Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 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 78.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics124% 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.
Boot Drive195% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Very high background CPU (63%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190702
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 11 '19 at 17:25
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 63%

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
78.3% Very good
1-Core 138
2-Core 218
87% 178 Pts
4-Core 436
8-Core 806
77% 621 Pts
64-Core 1,012
68% 1,012 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Lighting 497
Reflection 473
Parallax 578
132% 516 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 489
Splatting 265
113% 332 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 124%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
333GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 879 624 602 610 605 604 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
195% Outstanding
Read 1,673
Write 1636
Mixed 819
SusWrite 654
267% 1,195 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 70.3
4K Mixed 42.7
147% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,051
DQ Write 897
DQ Mixed 881
686% 943 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 195%
Great: 259%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$90
90GB free
Firmware: EXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 839 668 662 662 665 625 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
199% Outstanding
Read 1,328
Write 1,180
Mixed 1,125
SusWrite 687
242% 1,080 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 75.9
4K Mixed 56.3
181% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,155
DQ Write 993
DQ Mixed 1,082
809% 1,077 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 199%
Great: 326%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M4C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
75.7% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 23.3
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 23.6
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 62
64% 62 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 113%
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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 9,219 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,664
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