Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 98%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics127% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). 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)
Memory6.7 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJul 09 '18 at 15:53
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 (49th percentile)
98% Outstanding
SC Int 120
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 123
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 485
QC Float 499
QC Mixed 505
112% 496 Pts
MC Int 694
MC Float 728
MC Mixed 731
108% 718 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 98%
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 as expected (47th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 425
Reflection 369
Parallax 397
128% 397 fps
MRender 235
Gravity 389
Splatting 236
125% 286 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 127%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+238G 256GB
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 16.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 136 135 143 340 141 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 56% Great: 85%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
79GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 144 141 142 142 141 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 340
Mixed 365
SusWrite 176
76% 342 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 52.6
190% 67.7 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 175
180% 294 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Envoy 2012 121GB
11GB free
Firmware: 0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 349
Write 267
Mixed 269
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 54
4K Mixed 34.9
118% 39.4 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 128
103% 144 MB/s
Poor: 47% Great: 62%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$20
86GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 32 35 44 37 52 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 99.7
Write 62.5
Mixed 57
SusWrite 35.3
47% 63.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 60%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$40
558GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 87 88 90 88 89 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
52.9% Above average
Read 95.5
Write 45.7
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 88.3
54% 73.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
184% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 52.9%
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)
17.5% Very poor
Read 41.2
Write 41.2
Mixed 24.5
SusWrite 41.5
50% 37.1 MB/s
4K Read 2.8
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
34% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 17.5%
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
88% Excellent
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 28
89% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 35.3
SC Mixed 26.4
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 86%
This bench: 88%
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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