Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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.
Very high background CPU (42%). 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)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180227
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 30 '18 at 14:04
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 42%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 148
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 153
121% 152 Pts
QC Int 485
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 500
112% 496 Pts
MC Int 998
MC Float 1,270
MC Mixed 1,178
171% 1,148 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 110%
Great: 125%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST3160812AS 1TB
871GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
80.4% Excellent
Read 174
Write 106
Mixed 128
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.85
4K Mixed 0.15
66% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 103%
WD WD20EURX 2TB-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Read 120
Write 128
Mixed 127
94% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 2.05
4K Mixed 0.17
78% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 85%
WD WD7500AYPS-01ZKB0 750GB
503GB free
Firmware: 02.01B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
39.8% Below average
Read 70.8
Write 67.7
Mixed 62.7
50% 67.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.24
74% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 43%
R3S240GBSM 240GB
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0307A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$157
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3399 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 41.2
MC Write 42.7
MC Mixed 32.5
111% 38.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 39.7
SC Mixed 29.6
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 53.2
75% 53.2 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 107%
Great: 109%
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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 5,043 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $241

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $1,579
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
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Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $157SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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