Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics63.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive132% 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.
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170613
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 16 '17 at 13:57
Run Duration229 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 7 1700X-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
SC Int 114
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 117
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 450
QC Float 473
QC Mixed 466
105% 463 Pts
MC Int 1,297
MC Float 1,330
MC Mixed 1,329
198% 1,319 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Asus(1043 0472) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1020 MHz, MLim: 1255 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.6.1
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
63.5% Good
Lighting 166
Reflection 116
Parallax 234
59% 172 fps
MRender 125
Gravity 177
Splatting 175
67% 159 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Hellfire NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$130
141GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 2,196
Write 206
Mixed 371
196% 924 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 72.5
4K Mixed 16.7
101% 38.9 MB/s
DQ Read 27
DQ Write 74
DQ Mixed 16.5
22% 39.2 MB/s
Poor: 127%
This bench: 132%
Great: 261%
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
87GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 515
Write 326
Mixed 383
90% 408 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 71.3
4K Mixed 15.7
97% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 16.2
48% 104 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 95%
Toshiba HG5d Q Series 128GB
20GB free
Firmware: HTRAN101 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Read 486
Write 430
Mixed 287
89% 401 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 52.3
4K Mixed 16.8
73% 28.4 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 16.9
47% 99.8 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 106%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$90
855GB free
Firmware: CC54 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
66% Good
Read 99.3
Write 131
Mixed 138
93% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.39
4K Mixed 0.15
67% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 66%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$121
616GB free
Firmware: CC98 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
60.7% Good
Read 101
Write 111
Mixed 101
78% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.13
52% 0.51 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 74%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 64GB-$19
29GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
42.3% Average
Read 129
Write 67.7
Mixed 83.3
109% 93.4 MB/s
4K Read 5.36
4K Write 2.44
4K Mixed 1.06
139% 2.95 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 42.3%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x4GB-$151
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2666 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
MC Read 38
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 32.6
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 36.4
SC Mixed 27.6
82% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 82.6
48% 82.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 111%
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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 5,554 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,579
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