Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 98.8%, 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.
High background CPU (23%). 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)
Memory6.8 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 15:58
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$260
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
SC Int 120
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 126
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 508
111% 488 Pts
MC Int 666
MC Float 760
MC Mixed 723
107% 716 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 119%
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 (49th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 428
Reflection 372
Parallax 396
129% 399 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 391
Splatting 234
126% 287 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 127%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+238G 256GB
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 16.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 135 136 141 336 141 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 56% Great: 85%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
79GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 344 144 143 141 142 142 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 468
Mixed 383
SusWrite 176
84% 377 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 49.6
184% 65.8 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 174
180% 296 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
Envoy 2012 121GB
11GB free
Firmware: 0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 356
Write 234
Mixed 243
61% 278 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 51.9
4K Mixed 35.4
116% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 127
102% 144 MB/s
Poor: 47% Great: 62%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$20
86GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 31 33 42 35 48 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
38.6% Below average
Read 101
Write 80.3
Mixed 57.5
SusWrite 33.4
50% 68 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 38.6%
Great: 60%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$60
558GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 112 112 113 115 113 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
60% Above average
Read 95.3
Write 87
Mixed 65
SusWrite 113
66% 90.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
187% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 60%
Great: 86%
Lexar JumpDrive Triton USB 3.0 16GB-$60
11GB free, PID a203
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 41 42 41 42 41 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
18.1% Very poor
Read 41
Write 40.5
Mixed 20.7
SusWrite 41.3
48% 35.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.5
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
44% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 18.1%
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
75.8% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 25
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 24.1
66% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 86%
This bench: 75.8%
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 5,025 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,606
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