Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VI HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 76.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive216% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VI HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit kolorów, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180122
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateFeb 27 '18 at 12:23
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 1700-$265
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
76.7% Very good
Memory 71.9
1-Core 111
2-Core 217
76% 133 Pts
4-Core 438
8-Core 716
73% 577 Pts
64-Core 1,218
82% 1,218 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 82%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
281GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 1,887
Write 1,325
Mixed 1,218
327% 1,477 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 85.1
4K Mixed 46.6
177% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 139
DQ Mixed 94.7
81% 117 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 216%
Great: 261%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$91
296GB free
Firmware: CC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 183
Mixed 147
127% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.34
100% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 104%
Great: 113%
Hitachi HTS543225L9A300 250GB-$40
92GB free
Firmware: FBEOC44C Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
26.4% Poor
Read 31.3
Write 60.4
Mixed 52.5
36% 48.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.07
4K Mixed 0.25
62% 0.56 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 26.4%
Great: 35%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$17
11GB free
Firmware: KC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
60.7% Good
Read 104
Write 108
Mixed 96.1
77% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.73
120% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 77%
WD WD2002FYPS-01U1B0 2TB
8GB free
Firmware: 04.01G01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 96.1
Write 85.7
Mixed 63.1
61% 81.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.28
86% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3400 C16 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74.6% Very good
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 25.8
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 22.2
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 96.9
41% 96.9 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 131%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 108%
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Desktop
Desktop 95%
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Workstation
Workstation 91%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VI HERO (WI-FI AC)

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