Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 81.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics61.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive222% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory6.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180122
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 04:36
Run Duration82 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 5 1600X-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 360
QC Float 382
QC Mixed 369
84% 370 Pts
MC Int 914
MC Float 941
MC Mixed 936
139% 931 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.162.4
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
61.9% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 148
Parallax 241
64% 192 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 152
Splatting 165
60% 145 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 68%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 2,479
Write 1,185
Mixed 1,313
364% 1,659 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 21.1
156% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 48.7
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 75.1
72% 108 MB/s
Poor: 133%
This bench: 222%
Great: 236%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 44.8
MC Write 41.8
MC Mixed 35.3
116% 40.6 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 28.5
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 75.1
53% 75.1 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 110%
Great: 108%
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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 10,823 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $173

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,415
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