Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 144%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics104% 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 Drive280% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 11:40
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 551
QC Mixed 537
122% 539 Pts
MC Int 1,001
MC Float 1,144
MC Mixed 1,088
161% 1,077 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 110%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 332
Reflection 304
Parallax 342
104% 326 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 297
Splatting 232
104% 242 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$150
298GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
280% Outstanding
Read 2,779
Write 1,397
Mixed 1,461
413% 1,879 MB/s
4K Read 51.3
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 48.5
196% 68.8 MB/s
DQ Read 705
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 210
242% 426 MB/s
Poor: 169%
This bench: 280%
Great: 256%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$90
691GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
56.1% Above average
Read 109
Write 86.5
Mixed 90
72% 95.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.85
4K Mixed 0.22
83% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 66%
Toshiba MK5055GSX 500GB-$73
466GB free
Firmware: FG001A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
37.9% Below average
Read 73
Write 58.9
Mixed 67.6
50% 66.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.27
70% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 41%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$89
125GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
26% Poor
Read 65.4
Write 25.3
Mixed 59.1
38% 49.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.31
4K Mixed 0.13
37% 0.28 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 26%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 27.5
100% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 44.2
SC Mixed 32.1
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 101%
Great: 107%
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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 5,039 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
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Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,606
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $249Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $98
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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