Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 193%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 216%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics187% 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 Drive298% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory52.1 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210125
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateMay 09 '21 at 14:03
Run Duration196 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X-$550
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Memory 92.4
1-Core 161
2-Core 314
106% 189 Pts
4-Core 624
8-Core 1,141
110% 883 Pts
64-Core 2,351
158% 2,351 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 104%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
MSI(1462 3896) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
187% Outstanding
Lighting 238
Reflection 220
Parallax 274
193% 244 fps
MRender 282
Gravity 212
Splatting 160
180% 218 fps
Poor: 161%
This bench: 187%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sabrent Rocket NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$300
820GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RKT303.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2542 942 1034 1046 1024 1035 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
298% Outstanding
Read 1,783
Write 2,664
Mixed 1,912
SusWrite 1,270
431% 1,907 MB/s
4K Read 55.8
4K Write 211
4K Mixed 86.3
307% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 1,342
DQ Write 1,099
DQ Mixed 1,260
933% 1,234 MB/s
Poor: 144%
This bench: 298%
Great: 296%
SanDisk Ultra 3D 2TB-$205
602GB free
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 60 62 62 63 56 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 72% Great: 117%
Seagate ST4000NC001-1FS168 4TB
782GB free
Firmware: CN02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 105 109 108 109 109 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
79.8% Very good
Read 172
Write 151
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 106
84% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
81% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL32G32C16U4BL.M16FB 2x31.5GB
2 of 4 slots used
63GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 49.9
MC Write 37.7
MC Mixed 40.3
122% 42.6 GB/s
SC Read 30.3
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 37.4
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 115%
Great: 131%

 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 3,353 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 227%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 281%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,500
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