Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 219%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 294%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 89.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics250% 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 Drive449% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210526
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 23 '21 at 20:00
Run Duration199 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Memory 95
1-Core 160
2-Core 323
107% 192 Pts
4-Core 447
8-Core 1,256
100% 852 Pts
64-Core 2,887
194% 2,887 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Asus(1043 87AF) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
250% Outstanding
Lighting 331
Reflection 305
Parallax 338
268% 325 fps
MRender 369
Gravity 269
Splatting 195
229% 278 fps
Poor: 187%
This bench: 250%
Great: 260%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$180
882GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3289 3313 3304 2325 1699 1688 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
449% Outstanding
Read 2,833
Write 3,319
Mixed 2,962
SusWrite 2,603
662% 2,929 MB/s
4K Read 83.8
4K Write 201
4K Mixed 117
384% 134 MB/s
DQ Read 1,383
DQ Write 1,209
DQ Mixed 1,283
966% 1,292 MB/s
Poor: 279%
This bench: 449%
Great: 459%
Samsung 980 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB
930GB free
Firmware: 1B4QFXO7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2173 2170 2174 2170 2173 2173 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
352% Outstanding
Read 1706
Write 2,187
Mixed 1,913
SusWrite 2,172
452% 1,994 MB/s
4K Read 62.2
4K Write 170
4K Mixed 89
298% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,398
DQ Write 1,248
DQ Mixed 1306
984% 1,317 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 352%
Great: 357%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-4000C14-16GTE2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
150% Outstanding
MC Read 69.9
MC Write 50.8
MC Mixed 49.3
162% 56.7 GB/s
SC Read 33.9
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 45.2
103% 36.2 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 130%
This bench: 150%
Great: 146%

 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 8 6 100 23.5" 1280 720 AOC2401 24G1WG4
Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO Builds (Compare 4,412 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 229%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 282%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

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