Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 147%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 126%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics169% 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.
Boot Drive237% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171011
Uptime5.5 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 06:32
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-8700K-$365
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
126% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 158
SC Mixed 156
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 600
QC Float 630
QC Mixed 624
140% 618 Pts
MC Int 1,158
MC Float 1,277
MC Mixed 1,220
182% 1,218 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 126%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Gigabyte(1458 376A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2808 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 549
Reflection 535
Parallax 588
174% 557 fps
MRender 272
Gravity 548
Splatting 297
165% 372 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 169%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 2TB-$630
1.5TB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 408
Mixed 425
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 43.5
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 37.6
168% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 200
185% 287 MB/s
Poor: 92%
This bench: 110%
Great: 136%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 1,858
Write 1,064
Mixed 1,154
300% 1,359 MB/s
4K Read 50.4
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 49.9
210% 77.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,038
DQ Write 512
DQ Mixed 260
330% 604 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 237%
Great: 236%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 165
Mixed 165
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.17
81% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 100%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 172
Mixed 170
131% 174 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.22
85% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CM4X8GD3000C15K4 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 25.6
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 36.1
SC Mixed 30.8
85% 29.9 GB/s
Latency 48.9
82% 48.9 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 102%
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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 5,835 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,703
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $365Nvidia GTX 1070 $335Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $67
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $98
Intel Core i5-8600K $250Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $90
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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