Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 157%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 134%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics111% 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 Drive113% 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)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180628
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 22 '20 at 08:04
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 97.3
1-Core 155
2-Core 307
105% 186 Pts
4-Core 605
8-Core 985
101% 795 Pts
64-Core 1,212
81% 1,212 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$520
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 412
Reflection 397
Parallax 422
108% 410 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 419
Splatting 257
112% 309 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$100
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 451 434 405 373 345 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 487
Mixed 311
SusWrite 410
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 44.9
171% 64.1 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 139
160% 277 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$140
426GB free
Firmware: S0118C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1333 851 850 852 852 849 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
333% Outstanding
Read 2621
Write 2,048
Mixed 1,504
SusWrite 931
396% 1,776 MB/s
4K Read 70.8
4K Write 223
4K Mixed 98.8
352% 131 MB/s
DQ Read 1,431
DQ Write 1,404
DQ Mixed 633
691% 1,156 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 333%
Great: 386%
WD WD30EURS-63SPKY0 3TB
370GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 119 120 120 116 120 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 88
Write 84.8
Mixed 51.2
SusWrite 119
63% 85.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
175% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB-$161
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 41.4
MC Write 43.6
MC Mixed 29.8
109% 38.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 48.9
SC Mixed 32.9
98% 34.4 GB/s
Latency 49
82% 49 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 109%
Great: 118%
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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 12,103 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,646
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