Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 113%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics80.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive224% 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)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 07 '18 at 15:43
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$370
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
113% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 145
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 540
QC Float 560
QC Mixed 548
124% 549 Pts
MC Int 1,014
MC Float 1,151
MC Mixed 1093
162% 1,086 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 113%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Gainward(10B0 13C0) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1468 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Lighting 261
Reflection 225
Parallax 243
79% 243 fps
MRender 173
Gravity 234
Splatting 157
82% 188 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
224% Outstanding
Read 2,389
Write 1,239
Mixed 1,526
379% 1,718 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 34.7
163% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 61.9
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 33.2
43% 74.9 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 224%
Great: 271%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
119GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 441
Mixed 480
107% 480 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 93.7
4K Mixed 22.5
118% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 19.9
103% 232 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 108%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$90
3TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Read 146
Write 138
Mixed 137
106% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.26
101% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$31
447GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 104
Write 113
Mixed 102
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.96
4K Mixed 0.52
108% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$150
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 27.5
100% 35 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 42.5
SC Mixed 32
94% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 47.5
84% 47.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
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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 5,039 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: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,606
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HDDRAMUSB
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