Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 88.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive124% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display1680 x 950 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200731
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateNov 17 '20 at 03:02
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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)
88.3% Excellent
Memory 89.3
1-Core 115
2-Core 233
84% 146 Pts
4-Core 469
8-Core 865
83% 667 Pts
64-Core 1,276
86% 1,276 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 82%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 125 106 112 110 110 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 774
Write 405
Mixed 387
SusWrite 170
96% 434 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 44.5
165% 58.5 MB/s
DQ Read 849
DQ Write 609
DQ Mixed 745
552% 734 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 124%
Great: 236%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
23GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 490
Write 461
Mixed 417
102% 456 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 81.4
4K Mixed 51.3
169% 57.5 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 353
242% 298 MB/s
Poor: 68% Great: 123%
WD Green 500GB (2012)
56GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 88 90 89 90 89 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
50.6% Above average
Read 86.8
Write 80.5
Mixed 78
SusWrite 89
62% 83.6 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 81%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$59
125GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 67 66 68 69 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 114
Write 99
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 67.1
66% 89.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
200% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 52.2%
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 (92nd percentile)
118% Outstanding
MC Read 46.8
MC Write 43
MC Mixed 39.3
123% 43 GB/s
SC Read 27.8
SC Write 44.2
SC Mixed 32.9
100% 35 GB/s
Latency 68.1
59% 68.1 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 118%
Great: 122%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical CROSSHAIR VI HERO Builds (Compare 6,885 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $227

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,791
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