Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 97.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics130% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory8.7 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 07 '18 at 18:47
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 i5-8600K-$237
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
SC Int 123
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 128
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 530
QC Mixed 494
114% 504 Pts
MC Int 732
MC Float 792
MC Mixed 745
113% 756 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
EVGA(3842 6684) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 437
Reflection 378
Parallax 404
131% 406 fps
MRender 237
Gravity 400
Splatting 243
128% 293 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 130%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+238G 256GB
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 16.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 141 142 148 343 143 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 56% Great: 85%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
79GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 141 142 131 121 105 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 378
Mixed 396
SusWrite 165
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 53.1
195% 69.3 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 178
181% 293 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 106%
Great: 109%
Envoy 2012 121GB
11GB free
Firmware: 0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 348
Write 263
Mixed 270
65% 294 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 35.3
118% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 123
99% 140 MB/s
Poor: 47% Great: 62%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$40
558GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 85 84 87 85 86 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
51.9% Above average
Read 95.2
Write 91.5
Mixed 54.5
SusWrite 85.2
60% 81.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 85%
Lexar JumpDrive Triton USB 3.0 16GB-$60
11GB free, PID a203
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
17.6% Very poor
Read 40.7
Write 40.5
Mixed 24.5
SusWrite 41.9
50% 36.9 MB/s
4K Read 3
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.5
48% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 17.6%
Great: 46%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK4GX4M1D2400C14 Crucial BLS4G4D240FSB.8FBD2 CMK4GX4M1D2400C14 12GB
2800, 2800, 2800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
86.2% Excellent
MC Read 32
MC Write 31.9
MC Mixed 27.7
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 32.2
SC Mixed 26.8
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 59.4
67% 59.4 ns
Poor: 86%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 88%
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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 5,384 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 - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,635
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