Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 87.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics45.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive301% 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)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170622
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 04:22
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 117
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 373
QC Float 378
QC Mixed 364
84% 372 Pts
MC Int 1,338
MC Float 1,354
MC Mixed 1,358
202% 1,350 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$257
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
45.7% Average
Lighting 140
Reflection 90.8
Parallax 164
46% 131 fps
MRender 96.4
Gravity 126
Splatting 96.5
46% 106 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin Reactor 1TB-$265
525GB free
Firmware: N1007C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 391
Mixed 442
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 65.7
4K Mixed 33.4
116% 41.6 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 67.3
100% 188 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 103%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$290
83GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
301% Outstanding
Read 2,742
Write 1,731
Mixed 1,804
463% 2,092 MB/s
4K Read 50.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 63.5
220% 77.3 MB/s
DQ Read 523
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 161
178% 309 MB/s
Poor: 202%
This bench: 301%
Great: 327%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$90
2.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Read 137
Write 148
Mixed 141
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.26
107% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 88%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
246GB free
Firmware: JP2OA3MA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 102
Write 118
Mixed 112
83% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.14
4K Mixed 0.33
86% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
MC Read 41.2
MC Write 32.5
MC Mixed 29.9
99% 34.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 39.4
SC Mixed 27.5
86% 30.1 GB/s
Latency 79.8
50% 79.8 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 102%
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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 4,911 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $252

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,702
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