Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 145%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 148%
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Workstation
Workstation 142%
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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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 119%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics174% 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 Drive132% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180508
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateJun 30 '18 at 02:03
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 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-$340
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
119% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 148
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 562
QC Float 591
QC Mixed 585
131% 580 Pts
MC Int 1053
MC Float 1,262
MC Mixed 1193
174% 1,169 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 119%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$79
EVGA(3842 6698) ≥ 4GB; evga 1080 ti ftw hydro
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
174% Outstanding
Lighting 567
Reflection 541
Parallax 647
184% 585 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 556
Splatting 293
166% 375 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 174%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$100
407GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 409 474 474 474 471 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 478
Write 450
Mixed 371
SusWrite 463
99% 440 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 64
218% 78.5 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 132%
Great: 135%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$360
594GB free
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1175 858 1177 1153 1157 1147 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 1,308
Write 1,092
Mixed 764
SusWrite 1,111
240% 1,069 MB/s
4K Read 51.6
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 70.7
245% 88.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,306
DQ Write 1,163
DQ Mixed 1171
896% 1,213 MB/s
Poor: 166%
This bench: 251%
Great: 362%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$77
0GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 460
Write 458
Mixed 389
97% 436 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 52
193% 67.7 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 156
125% 180 MB/s
Poor: 75% Great: 124%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$77
0GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 461
Write 448
Mixed 385
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 54.4
193% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 151
122% 176 MB/s
Poor: 75% Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$90
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 180 181 183 181 179 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 147
Mixed 75.2
SusWrite 180
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
146% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 105%
Great: 106%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$118
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 125 125 124 123 122 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
82% Excellent
Read 161
Write 177
Mixed 88.7
SusWrite 124
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1
214% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 82%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 31.1
104% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 42
SC Mixed 31
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 51.8
77% 51.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 103%
Great: 119%
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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 5,494 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
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Desktop
Desktop 123%
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Workstation
Workstation 114%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 147% - Outstanding Total price: $934
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $340Nvidia GTX 1070 $330Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $77
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $130Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $79Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $237AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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