Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 124%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180914
Uptime3.2 Days
Run DateApr 14 '19 at 16:41
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
124% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 154
122% 152 Pts
QC Int 590
QC Float 632
QC Mixed 616
139% 612 Pts
MC Int 1,085
MC Float 1,321
MC Mixed 1,182
178% 1,196 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 124%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Lighting 224
Reflection 201
Parallax 220
69% 215 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 209
Splatting 168
75% 175 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$104
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,255
Write 9167
Mixed 3,202
1,457% 6,541 MB/s
4K Read 522
4K Write 313
4K Mixed 375
1,438% 404 MB/s
DQ Read 1,334
DQ Write 1,098
DQ Mixed 1,103
857% 1,178 MB/s
Poor: 76% Great: 124%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$135
267GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 495 495 495 494 495 495 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 495
Mixed 468
SusWrite 495
111% 494 MB/s
4K Read 44.8
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 64.2
217% 78.7 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 362
273% 365 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 135%
Great: 134%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
678GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 184 185 182 184 185 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 211
Write 177
Mixed 110
SusWrite 184
125% 170 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
245% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 113%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
102% Outstanding
MC Read 40.7
MC Write 37.6
MC Mixed 28.2
101% 35.5 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 39.6
SC Mixed 33
92% 32.3 GB/s
Latency 44.7
90% 44.7 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 102%
Great: 125%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical ROG MAXIMUS X HERO Builds (Compare 7,609 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,677
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $100SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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