Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics105% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive217% 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 (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170509
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 17 '17 at 04:25
Run Duration282 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$315
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
76.2% Very good
SC Int 86.9
SC Float 94.2
SC Mixed 93.8
73% 91.6 Pts
QC Int 320
QC Float 327
QC Mixed 336
74% 328 Pts
MC Int 1,102
MC Float 1,135
MC Mixed 1,131
168% 1,123 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$390
MaxC: 2037 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 345
Reflection 314
Parallax 324
101% 328 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 319
Splatting 241
110% 256 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 105%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$128
208GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
217% Outstanding
Read 2,187
Write 1,178
Mixed 1,128
329% 1,498 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 88.6
4K Mixed 36.1
164% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 212
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 25.7
61% 128 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 217%
Great: 265%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 181
Mixed 156
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 1.13
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.37
130% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 32GB
26GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
8.55% Terrible
Read 23.9
Write 4.15
Mixed 14.5
15% 14.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.87
4K Write 0.99
4K Mixed 0.76
78% 2.21 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.55%
Great: 15%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$136
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
75.6% Very good
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 26.2
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 24.6
SC Mixed 20
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 99.6
40% 99.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 107%
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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 2,179 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $251

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 122% - Outstanding Total price: $977
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