Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics57.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive212% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180122
Uptime1 Days
Run DateSep 22 '20 at 17:23
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X-$195
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
66.6% Good
Memory 69
1-Core 95.1
2-Core 183
67% 116 Pts
4-Core 344
8-Core 653
62% 498 Pts
64-Core 1,076
72% 1,076 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB
Gigabyte(1458 371A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (60th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
57.2% Above average
Lighting 220
Reflection 190
Parallax 208
58% 206 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 212
Splatting 168
57% 173 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$79
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 670 313 307 301 298 292 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 2,364
Write 1,209
Mixed 1,563
SusWrite 364
304% 1,375 MB/s
4K Read 52.1
4K Write 99
4K Mixed 64.9
214% 72 MB/s
DQ Read 734
DQ Write 539
DQ Mixed 689
501% 654 MB/s
Poor: 195%
This bench: 212%
Great: 320%
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
17GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 174 15 17 93 57 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
25.5% Poor
Read 149
Write 96.2
Mixed 84.5
SusWrite 89
23% 105 MB/s
4K Read 13.7
4K Write 19.1
4K Mixed 10.6
44% 14.5 MB/s
DQ Read 14.5
DQ Write 15.6
DQ Mixed 14.5
11% 14.9 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 25.5%
Great: 101%
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB-$78
819GB free
Firmware: MK7OA840
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 110 111 110 111 110 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 109
Write 110
Mixed 70.7
SusWrite 110
74% 99.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
167% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 82%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 6TB
133GB free
Firmware: D781
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 80 78 72 68 73 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
36% Below average
Read 49
Write 86.2
Mixed 78.2
SusWrite 74.8
54% 72.1 MB/s
4K Read 2.1
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.5
213% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 36%
Great: 91%
Seagate Backup+ Hub WH 8TB
2TB free
Firmware: D781
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 111 107 109 113 108 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
40.8% Average
Read 31
Write 121
Mixed 108
SusWrite 109
69% 92.4 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 0.7
345% 3 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 93%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
137GB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 78 70 71 71 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
32.7% Below average
Read 97.7
Write 98.5
Mixed 58.5
SusWrite 72.9
109% 81.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.2
37% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 32.7%
Great: 62%
Generic- SD/MMC 64GB
0GB free, PID 8461
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 90.8
Write 80.2
Mixed 79.5
106% 83.5 MB/s
4K Read 7.1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 3.7
247% 4.53 MB/s
Poor: 20% Great: 40%
Generic- MicroSD/M2 32GB
11GB free, PID 8461
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 86
Write 76.5
Mixed 74.2
100% 78.9 MB/s
4K Read 6.4
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 3.8
238% 4.23 MB/s
Poor: 14% Great: 36%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
75GB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 62 97 93 91 70 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
31.2% Below average
Read 64.3
Write 77.8
Mixed 36.7
SusWrite 75.3
87% 63.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.2
68% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 31.2%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2133 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
67.6% Good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 24.7
70% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 20.4
60% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 104
39% 104 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical CROSSHAIR VI HERO Builds (Compare 3,940 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $227

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,409
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