Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 237%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 285%
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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 an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics235% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive96.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory22.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201013
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 28 '21 at 09:25
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU5%

 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 9 5950X-$878
AM4, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 86.7
1-Core 165
2-Core 326
106% 193 Pts
4-Core 642
8-Core 1,222
116% 932 Pts
64-Core 2,773
186% 2,773 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Zotac(19DA 1613) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
235% Outstanding
Lighting 309
Reflection 286
Parallax 323
250% 306 fps
MRender 359
Gravity 256
Splatting 190
219% 268 fps
Poor: 187%
This bench: 235%
Great: 260%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
564GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 459 460 461 464 462 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 450
Mixed 342
SusWrite 459
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 35
128% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 189
146% 200 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 134%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$80
125GB free
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 904 913 895 901 912 874 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
233% Outstanding
Read 2,035
Write 912
Mixed 667
SusWrite 900
249% 1,128 MB/s
4K Read 48.5
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 55.8
214% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 1,086
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 384
367% 598 MB/s
Poor: 131%
This bench: 233%
Great: 239%
SanDisk SD SDDR-289 4GB
2GB free, PID b6ba
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 22 22 22 22 20 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
8.59% Terrible
Read 21.9
Write 17.7
Mixed 7
SusWrite 20.5
22% 16.8 MB/s
4K Read 4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
15% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 8.59%
Great: 13%
Seagate Portable 1TB
80GB free, PID 2332
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 37 37 37 38 37 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
14.2% Very poor
Read 32.4
Write 36.4
Mixed 15.7
SusWrite 37.3
41% 30.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 14.2%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2Z3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
121% Outstanding
MC Read 58.5
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 39.3
131% 45.7 GB/s
SC Read 29.4
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 36.2
85% 29.7 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 76%
This bench: 121%
Great: 122%

 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 4,414 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 229%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 282%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,558
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