Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 225%
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Desktop
Desktop 100%
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Workstation
Workstation 245%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 91.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics251% 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 Drive296% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory22.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJul 12 '21 at 05:36
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$570
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Memory 86.9
1-Core 154
2-Core 279
98% 174 Pts
4-Core 515
8-Core 993
93% 754 Pts
64-Core 1,848
124% 1,848 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
EVGA(3842 3982) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
251% Outstanding
Lighting 338
Reflection 284
Parallax 360
273% 327 fps
MRender 370
Gravity 265
Splatting 190
226% 275 fps
Poor: 187%
This bench: 251%
Great: 260%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$144
219GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1543 1497 1461 1314 1382 1311 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
296% Outstanding
Read 2,213
Write 1,675
Mixed 1,660
SusWrite 1418
390% 1,741 MB/s
4K Read 58.9
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 76.6
256% 88.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,111
DQ Write 734
DQ Mixed 880
668% 908 MB/s
Poor: 242%
This bench: 296%
Great: 390%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
142GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 48 58 55 53 54 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
38.5% Below average
Read 81.4
Write 93.4
Mixed 48.6
SusWrite 52.6
51% 69 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 48
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 40.6
123% 43 GB/s
SC Read 28
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 36
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 115%
Great: 124%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 7 5 60 27.2" 1280 720 GSM5B9A 27GN950
Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO Builds (Compare 4,412 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 229%
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Desktop
Desktop 105%
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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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