Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics97.3% 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 Drive109% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180409
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 13 '18 at 23:54
Run Duration83 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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 i5-8600K-$249
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 143
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 539
QC Float 585
QC Mixed 549
126% 558 Pts
MC Int 743
MC Float 876
MC Mixed 812
121% 810 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 109%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$344
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Lighting 308
Reflection 293
Parallax 299
94% 300 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 278
Splatting 221
100% 232 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 110%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$110
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 396
Mixed 419
99% 443 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 47.9
160% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 260
DQ Mixed 119
141% 248 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 109%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$159
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
60% Above average
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 20.8
MC Mixed 17.4
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 20.1
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 51.4
78% 51.4 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 60%
Great: 108%
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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 4,564 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 - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,597
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