Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive237% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170311
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 03:37
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$295
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.05 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 118
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 466
QC Float 496
QC Mixed 478
109% 480 Pts
MC Int 1,338
MC Float 1,367
MC Mixed 1,360
203% 1,355 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 102%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$510
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 98% Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$292
809GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 410
Mixed 420
100% 447 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 34.7
154% 53.8 MB/s
DQ Read 44.3
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 25.9
55% 106 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 118%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$118
196GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 2,675
Write 1,154
Mixed 1,268
372% 1,699 MB/s
4K Read 51.5
4K Write 99.9
4K Mixed 32.6
173% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 24
68% 145 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 237%
Great: 270%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$95
3TB free
Firmware: CC54 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 151
Write 136
Mixed 140
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.16
71% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2666 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
MC Read 35.4
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 31.1
94% 33.1 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 36.3
SC Mixed 26.9
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 86.8
46% 86.8 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 110%
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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 4,207 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,654
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