Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 127%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics18.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180622
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 09 '18 at 22:44
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i7-8086K-$440
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
127% Outstanding
SC Int 150
SC Float 163
SC Mixed 158
125% 157 Pts
QC Int 614
QC Float 651
QC Mixed 632
143% 632 Pts
MC Int 1,184
MC Float 1,362
MC Mixed 1,208
187% 1,252 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 127%
Great: 128%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro K4000
Nvidia(10DE 097C) 3GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 1404 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.74
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
18.3% Very poor
Lighting 46.9
Reflection 37.4
Parallax 61.6
16% 48.6 fps
MRender 44.5
Gravity 55.5
Splatting 38.8
20% 46.3 fps
Poor: 16%
This bench: 18.3%
Great: 19%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba OCZ RD400 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$130
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57CZ4102 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,240
Write 1,099
Mixed 809
233% 1,049 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 51
205% 81.1 MB/s
DQ Read 820
DQ Write 720
DQ Mixed 602
497% 714 MB/s
Poor: 129% Great: 220%
OCZ Vector 150 240GB-$246
118GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 382 375 380 380 379 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
65.8% Good
Read 360
Write 402
Mixed 306
SusWrite 382
82% 363 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 38.9
4K Mixed 22.7
77% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 90.9
DQ Write 92.8
DQ Mixed 121
83% 102 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 4266 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
MC Read 36
MC Write 37.1
MC Mixed 25.1
94% 32.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 32
95% 33.3 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 122%
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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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