Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 82%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics102% 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 Drive88.1% 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170311
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 26 '17 at 05:34
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X-$405
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
82% Excellent
SC Int 107
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 99.4
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 353
QC Float 364
QC Mixed 360
81% 359 Pts
MC Int 1,239
MC Float 1,260
MC Mixed 1,256
188% 1,252 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 82%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 318
Reflection 297
Parallax 311
98% 309 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 300
Splatting 227
105% 245 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
209GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
88.1% Excellent
Read 508
Write 411
Mixed 419
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 75
4K Mixed 22.9
127% 45.4 MB/s
DQ Read 40.4
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 23
46% 88.1 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 117%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 500GB-$55
247GB free
Firmware: SD15 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
49.5% Average
Read 85
Write 87.3
Mixed 80.1
63% 84.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.32
4K Mixed 0.29
81% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 58%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$71
58GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
56.8% Above average
Read 87.1
Write 109
Mixed 110
78% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.6
188% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 103%
Kingston DataTraveler R3.0 G2 USB 3.0 32GB-$22
22GB free, PID 16a2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
36% Below average
Read 142
Write 50.1
Mixed 38.5
79% 76.8 MB/s
4K Read 4.78
4K Write 1.12
4K Mixed 0.6
76% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 36%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
79% Very good
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 27.1
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 22.1
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 99.6
40% 99.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical CROSSHAIR VI HERO Builds (Compare 3,578 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,619
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