Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive434% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 10 '18 at 00:33
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$365
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 133
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 505
QC Float 527
QC Mixed 516
117% 516 Pts
MC Int 1,001
MC Float 1,137
MC Mixed 1,085
161% 1,074 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 106%
Great: 124%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$170
476GB free
Firmware: 3B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
301% Outstanding
Read 2,856
Write 1,901
Mixed 1,816
485% 2,191 MB/s
4K Read 52.3
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 39.8
222% 88.7 MB/s
DQ Read 54
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 38.8
54% 94.3 MB/s
Poor: 169%
This bench: 301%
Great: 347%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$136
466GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
280% Outstanding
Read 2,840
Write 1,397
Mixed 1,448
416% 1,895 MB/s
4K Read 61.2
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 30.4
210% 79.7 MB/s
DQ Read 524
DQ Write 424
DQ Mixed 187
218% 378 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 280%
Great: 260%
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$200
328GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 524
Write 490
Mixed 502
113% 505 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 46.5
168% 62.9 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 169
166% 263 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 117%
Great: 127%
Intel 900P Optane NVMe PCIe 480GB-$480
297GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0325 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
434% Outstanding
Read 2,431
Write 2,080
Mixed 2,309
507% 2,273 MB/s
4K Read 208
4K Write 192
4K Mixed 154
615% 185 MB/s
DQ Read 511
DQ Write 501
DQ Mixed 107
190% 373 MB/s
Poor: 290%
This bench: 434%
Great: 517%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 40.2
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 30.7
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 42
SC Mixed 30.3
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 52.9
76% 52.9 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 104%
Great: 114%
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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 5,844 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,703
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Intel Core i5-8600K $250Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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