Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 124%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 93.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% 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 Drive244% 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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR VI HERO  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170302
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '18 at 11:41
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 1700-$204
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
SC Int 108
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 111
89% 112 Pts
QC Int 425
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 431
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 1223
MC Float 1,253
MC Mixed 1,262
187% 1,246 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$413
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 331
Reflection 290
Parallax 338
103% 320 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 287
Splatting 222
101% 235 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$103
89GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM !4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
244% Outstanding
Read 2,738
Write 1,212
Mixed 1,387
390% 1,779 MB/s
4K Read 53.9
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 26.7
176% 65 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 97.6
107% 180 MB/s
Poor: 171%
This bench: 244%
Great: 264%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$83
1TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
59% Above average
Read 113
Write 92.7
Mixed 101
77% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 0.99
4K Mixed 0.17
57% 0.55 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 59%
Great: 101%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$70
767GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 135
Write 151
Mixed 116
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.45
125% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$180
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2666 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 32
MC Mixed 30.6
97% 33.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 36.8
SC Mixed 27.2
83% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 85.9
47% 85.9 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 103%
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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 9,226 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $195

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $1,431
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