Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 89.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80.3% 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 Drive222% 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)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170428
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 19 '17 at 23:28
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$315
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
SC Int 111
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 381
QC Float 394
QC Mixed 386
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 1,310
MC Float 1,327
MC Mixed 1,340
199% 1,325 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390X-$400
MaxC: 1080 MHz, MaxM: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.5.2
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Lighting 227
Reflection 168
Parallax 314
79% 236 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 190
Splatting 185
74% 169 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 81%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB-$195
161GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 525
Write 502
Mixed 496
113% 508 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 86.1
4K Mixed 23.3
117% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 27.2
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 18.6
37% 70.6 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 112%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$128
142GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 2,649
Write 1,143
Mixed 1,317
373% 1,703 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 87.3
4K Mixed 22.5
149% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 49.9
DQ Write 88.3
DQ Mixed 23.9
31% 54.1 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 222%
Great: 265%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2666 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 35.7
MC Mixed 33.3
102% 35.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.5
SC Write 38.4
SC Mixed 29.2
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 82.3
49% 82.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 99.1%
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 2,180 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $251

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 122% - Outstanding Total price: $977
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