Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display1680 x 950 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '20 at 02:22
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X-$315
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Memory 90.3
1-Core 117
2-Core 234
85% 147 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 842
82% 654 Pts
64-Core 1,280
86% 1,280 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 82%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 774
Write 611
Mixed 352
128% 579 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 98.1
4K Mixed 44.5
174% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 848
DQ Write 646
DQ Mixed 759
565% 751 MB/s
Poor: 142% Great: 233%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
23GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 494
Write 473
Mixed 406
102% 458 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 85.9
4K Mixed 51.3
172% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 354
256% 327 MB/s
Poor: 73% Great: 122%
WD Green 500GB (2012)
49GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 80 83 74 80 80 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
47.5% Average
Read 85
Write 92.5
Mixed 90.5
SusWrite 79.9
65% 87 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
187% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 81%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
77GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 67 26 35 65 66 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
43.1% Average
Read 95.5
Write 82.3
Mixed 64.5
SusWrite 54.3
55% 74.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1.1
205% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3200C14-8GTZR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
121% Outstanding
MC Read 47.9
MC Write 45.3
MC Mixed 40.4
127% 44.5 GB/s
SC Read 27.8
SC Write 41.6
SC Mixed 32.3
97% 33.9 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 121%
Great: 121%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical CROSSHAIR VI HERO Builds (Compare 6,944 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $227

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,788
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