Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics18.3% 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 Drive236% 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)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170509
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 17:07
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 1700-$280
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
SC Int 94.1
SC Float 99.8
SC Mixed 97
78% 97 Pts
QC Int 377
QC Float 403
QC Mixed 390
88% 390 Pts
MC Int 1,098
MC Float 1115
MC Mixed 1,115
166% 1,109 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
MSI(1462 3080) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
18.3% Very poor
Lighting 48.2
Reflection 38.2
Parallax 79.3
18% 55.2 fps
MRender 26.3
Gravity 52.1
Splatting 51.9
18% 43.4 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 18.3%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
363GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 489
Mixed 484
110% 493 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 78.1
4K Mixed 30.5
121% 45.2 MB/s
DQ Read 137
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 50.1
61% 106 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 105%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$118
148GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
236% Outstanding
Read 2,946
Write 1,156
Mixed 1,402
401% 1,835 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 84.5
4K Mixed 23.7
150% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 50.9
DQ Write 147
DQ Mixed 23
39% 73.6 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 236%
Great: 268%
Corsair Force 3 240GB-$232
32GB free
Firmware: 5.02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
42.5% Average
Read 165
Write 165
Mixed 146
36% 159 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 66.8
4K Mixed 10.5
84% 33.4 MB/s
DQ Read 21.5
DQ Write 66.8
DQ Mixed 10.4
18% 32.9 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 60%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$57
534GB free
Firmware: CC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 195
Mixed 172
140% 187 MB/s
4K Read 1.16
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.31
110% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 111%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$36
181GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
41.9% Average
Read 76.7
Write 68.8
Mixed 76.2
56% 73.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.34
102% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3200C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2666 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
89.5% Excellent
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 28.8
93% 32.5 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 35.1
SC Mixed 26
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 90.2
44% 90.2 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 106%
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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 4,771 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,612
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