Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 109%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics90.3% 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 Drive290% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181105
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '20 at 02:11
Run Duration345 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$370
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
1-Core 155
2-Core 314
110% 234 Pts
4-Core 621
8-Core 1,182
112% 902 Pts
64-Core 1,176
79% 1,176 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$480
CLim: 1618 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Lighting 370
Reflection 331
Parallax 365
97% 355 fps
MRender 215
Gravity 335
Splatting 235
90% 262 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$88
331GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 809 577 591 598 590 583 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
290% Outstanding
Read 2,511
Write 2,228
Mixed 1,505
SusWrite 625
383% 1,717 MB/s
4K Read 63.6
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 89.1
293% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,564
DQ Write 1,124
DQ Mixed 1,295
981% 1,328 MB/s
Poor: 207%
This bench: 290%
Great: 322%
Micron_5200_MTFDDAK3T8TDC 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: D1MU404
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 372 369 371 372 369 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 472
Write 455
Mixed 365
SusWrite 371
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 18.4
4K Write 80.4
4K Mixed 29.7
108% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 70.3
DQ Write 82.9
DQ Mixed 144
90% 98.9 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 95%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$292
88GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 371 369 371 371 369 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 468
Write 449
Mixed 442
SusWrite 370
97% 432 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 59.8
197% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 348
266% 359 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 119%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$292
654GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 372 370 371 372 370 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 448
Mixed 412
SusWrite 371
95% 424 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 63.3
212% 74.9 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 124%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$292
814GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 372 370 371 373 370 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 467
Write 447
Mixed 402
SusWrite 371
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 45.7
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 64.7
213% 75 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 124%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$292
489GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 372 370 371 372 370 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 477
Write 444
Mixed 402
SusWrite 371
95% 424 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 62.8
213% 76 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 124%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$292
569GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 460 460 460 460 460 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 473
Write 452
Mixed 393
SusWrite 460
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 63.1
214% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 130%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Group Inc. TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 43.1
MC Write 43.2
MC Mixed 31.1
112% 39.1 GB/s
SC Read 24.4
SC Write 43.1
SC Mixed 32.7
95% 33.4 GB/s
Latency 47.9
84% 47.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
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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 10,658 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,569
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