Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics124% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory26.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 23 '19 at 09:24
Run Duration422 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X-$157
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
71.5% Very good
1-Core 104
2-Core 196
71% 150 Pts
4-Core 406
8-Core 732
71% 569 Pts
64-Core 1,147
77% 1,147 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 64-$520
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.6.2
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
124% Outstanding
Lighting 335
Reflection 238
Parallax 515
124% 362 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 373
Splatting 300
124% 288 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 124%
Great: 137%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$90
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,546
Write 2,205
Mixed 1,453
459% 2,068 MB/s
4K Read 60.1
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 81.5
269% 93.7 MB/s
DQ Read 831
DQ Write 750
DQ Mixed 780
588% 787 MB/s
Poor: 185% Great: 331%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$325
118GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 479 477 439 330 248 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 490
Write 469
Mixed 451
SusWrite 408
102% 455 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 87.5
4K Mixed 50
164% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 350
266% 359 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 112%
Great: 136%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$90
466GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2269 602 601 601 600 599 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
281% Outstanding
Read 2,563
Write 2,318
Mixed 1,559
SusWrite 879
408% 1,830 MB/s
4K Read 62.5
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 84.1
280% 97.8 MB/s
DQ Read 874
DQ Write 814
DQ Mixed 833
628% 840 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 281%
Great: 331%
Seagate ST8000DM002-1YW112 8TB
2TB free
Firmware: DN02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 161 161 162 163 162 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 43% Great: 116%
WD Black 4TB (2012)-$247
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01L01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 133 131 134 130 136 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
68% Good
Read 103
Write 114
Mixed 70.4
SusWrite 133
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 1
205% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 68%
Great: 90%
Seagate IronWolf 8TB (2016)-$190
3TB free
Firmware: SC61
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 33 16 24 17 18 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 50% Great: 108%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$110
107GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 138 137 137 138 139 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
66% Good
Read 91.9
Write 96.3
Mixed 57.5
SusWrite 138
70% 95.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
178% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 66%
Great: 102%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$110
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 103 100 100 100 100 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
67.9% Good
Read 136
Write 128
Mixed 69.5
SusWrite 100
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
173% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 102%
Lacie Rugged USB-C 4TB
262GB free
Firmware: 1153
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 69 68 70 70 69 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
34% Below average
Read 48.5
Write 64
Mixed 66.4
SusWrite 68.8
46% 61.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 0.5
161% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 34%
Great: 67%
Seagate BUP RD 4TB
27GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 23 56 55 56 57 59 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 111
Write 9
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 50.9
47% 62.8 MB/s
4K Read 2.4
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.6
250% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 68%
Seagate BUP BL 4TB
256GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 81 97 98 100 102 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
40.3% Average
Read 49.8
Write 31.3
Mixed 62
SusWrite 89.1
43% 58.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 0.3
189% 2.2 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 68%
WD My Passport 2TB
47GB free, PID 0748
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 101 103 99 100 99 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 59
Write 59
Mixed 40.5
SusWrite 100
90% 64.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
90% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 44%
WD My Passport 0830 1TB
26GB free, PID 0830
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 55 55 54 54 53 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
34% Below average
Read 108
Write 109
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 54.4
108% 82.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
98% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 34%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2666 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2666 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 32.2
96% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.5
SC Write 36
SC Mixed 28.6
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 87.6
46% 87.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 97%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical CROSSHAIR VI HERO Builds (Compare 16,286 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
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Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $185

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,332
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