Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 130%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics107% 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 Drive463% 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.
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)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 22 '21 at 18:07
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 90.2
1-Core 157
2-Core 330
106% 192 Pts
4-Core 601
8-Core 1,235
112% 918 Pts
64-Core 2,394
161% 2,394 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (67th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 132
Reflection 149
Parallax 132
107% 138 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 136
Splatting 124
108% 126 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 107%
Great: 116%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
878GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3448 3453 3456 1974 1708 1695 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
463% Outstanding
Read 2,918
Write 3,428
Mixed 3122
SusWrite 2,622
683% 3,023 MB/s
4K Read 87.5
4K Write 221
4K Mixed 125
410% 145 MB/s
DQ Read 1,417
DQ Write 1,213
DQ Mixed 1307
982% 1,312 MB/s
Poor: 285%
This bench: 463%
Great: 461%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C16-8GTZNC 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
135% Outstanding
MC Read 62.7
MC Write 45.6
MC Mixed 44.4
145% 50.9 GB/s
SC Read 31.4
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 40.6
94% 33 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 135%
Great: 139%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 22: 3R 2G 1B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
22% 8% 76 110 7 100 26.9" 1920 1080 AUS272A ROG XG27UQ
History: Score 15: 2R 0G 5B | Score 22: 3R 2G 1B
Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO Builds (Compare 3,300 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 229%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 283%
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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