Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 87.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive421% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory55.1 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '21 at 18:28
Run Duration222 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 27%
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 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X-$690
AM4, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Memory 83.1
1-Core 127
2-Core 253
87% 154 Pts
4-Core 492
8-Core 968
90% 730 Pts
64-Core 2524
169% 2524 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
Nvidia(10DE 12A4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.11
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 144
Reflection 99.3
Parallax 99.3
117% 114 fps
Gravity 99.3
Splatting 99.3
102% 99.3 fps
Poor: 140% Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Gigabyte GP-AG70S2TB 2TB
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: EIFM21.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3584 3838 3781 4070 3875 3201 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
421% Outstanding
Read 2,014
Write 3,271
Mixed 2,343
SusWrite 3,725
646% 2,838 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 79.6
253% 91.4 MB/s
DQ Read 881
DQ Write 663
DQ Mixed 777
579% 773 MB/s
Poor: 335%
This bench: 421%
Great: 525%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$56
167GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 421 425 374 226 218 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 471
Write 375
Mixed 397
SusWrite 347
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 71.5
4K Mixed 45.7
153% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 184
142% 195 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 125%
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
294GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 426 429 419 413 402 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Read 423
Write 410
Mixed 321
SusWrite 418
89% 393 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 73.9
4K Mixed 36.8
128% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 159
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 157
122% 167 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
378GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 112 112 110 111 112 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
62.5% Good
Read 108
Write 84.5
Mixed 66.7
SusWrite 110
68% 92.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C18-16GTZR 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 43.9
MC Write 38.9
MC Mixed 41.8
119% 41.5 GB/s
SC Read 26.6
SC Write 26.3
SC Mixed 34.8
84% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 74.9
53% 74.9 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 111%
Great: 134%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO Builds (Compare 1,901 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 224%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 278%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,639
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