Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 164%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 132%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics177% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive365% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190430
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 00:07
Run Duration210 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8086K-$683
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
103% Outstanding
1-Core 145
2-Core 290
102% 218 Pts
4-Core 580
8-Core 944
97% 762 Pts
64-Core 1,157
78% 1,157 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,095
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
177% Outstanding
Lighting 690
Reflection 603
Parallax 736
180% 676 fps
MRender 565
Gravity 683
Splatting 318
172% 522 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 177%
Great: 184%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$297
630GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2445 2276 1982 1875 1869 1840 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
365% Outstanding
Read 2,353
Write 2,188
Mixed 1,306
SusWrite 2,048
443% 1,974 MB/s
4K Read 55.4
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 85.9
293% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1,365
DQ Write 1,093
DQ Mixed 1,227
919% 1,228 MB/s
Poor: 213%
This bench: 365%
Great: 407%
Samsung 860 Evo 4TB-$580
1TB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 470 469 470 471 470 473 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 467
Mixed 445
SusWrite 470
105% 466 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 65.9
222% 81.4 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 134%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$249
464GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 468 470 471 470 473 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 462
Mixed 366
SusWrite 470
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 49.6
185% 71.4 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 121%
Great: 126%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 28.2
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 24.1
SC Write 39
SC Mixed 32.3
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 43
93% 43 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 102%
Great: 117%
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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 9,169 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,664
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HDDRAMUSB
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