Asus Crosshair IV Formula

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics34.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive47.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
MotherboardAsus Crosshair IV Formula  (all builds)
Memory14.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121009
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 01:23
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 FX-8350-$122
AM3, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
60.8% Good
SC Int 90.1
SC Float 77.7
SC Mixed 81.1
66% 83 Pts
QC Int 315
QC Float 269
QC Mixed 295
66% 293 Pts
MC Int 561
MC Float 475
MC Mixed 548
80% 528 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 60.8%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270-$170
MSI(1462 3050) 2GB
MaxC: 955 MHz, MaxM: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
34.5% Below average
Lighting 101
Reflection 79.8
Parallax 130
34% 103 fps
MRender 57.1
Gravity 84
Splatting 82.9
32% 74.7 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$95
209GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 441
Write 320
Mixed 324
80% 362 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 43.2
4K Mixed 20.4
85% 29 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 92.2
DQ Mixed 39.2
52% 96.4 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 83%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$55
50GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
47.8% Average
Read 421
Write 95.7
Mixed 169
50% 229 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 57.3
4K Mixed 10.8
71% 28.7 MB/s
DQ Read 86
DQ Write 114
DQ Mixed 31.1
43% 76.9 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 63%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$83
314GB free
Firmware: 1AG01113 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 32% Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
51.4% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 16.3
MC Mixed 18.5
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 12.8
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Crosshair IV Formula Builds (Compare 969 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Crosshair IV Formula

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $719
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