Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
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 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 91.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics65% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive83.9% 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.
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 02:59
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 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 Ryzen 7 1700X-$300
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
SC Int 108
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 113
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 431
QC Mixed 417
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 1,172
MC Float 1,189
MC Mixed 1,185
177% 1,182 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
CLim: 1007 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
65% Good
Lighting 200
Reflection 153
Parallax 248
67% 200 fps
MRender 124
Gravity 160
Splatting 171
63% 152 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 65%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Microsoft Storage Space Device 996GB
509GB free
Firmware: 0.1
4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
182GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 490
Write 404
Mixed 409
97% 434 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 54.2
4K Mixed 19.2
107% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 169
DQ Mixed 18.6
60% 131 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-3600C DDR4 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
79.2% Very good
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 29.4
MC Mixed 27
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 22.1
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 76%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 100%
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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 6,010 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,673
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