Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (7th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 93 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 49.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics60% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive272% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (66%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory8.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190801
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 18 '19 at 06:13
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 66%

 PC Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$505
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
49.2% Average
1-Core 59.6
2-Core 132
44% 95.9 Pts
4-Core 275
8-Core 676
57% 476 Pts
64-Core 2029
136% 2029 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$653
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Relative performance (0th percentile)
60% Above average
Lighting 114
Reflection 348
Parallax 188
33% 216 fps
MRender 301
Gravity 372
Splatting 203
95% 292 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 60%
Great: 135%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$149
158GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1830 1695 1629 1471 1295 1124 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
272% Outstanding
Read 1872
Write 1,761
Mixed 1,067
SusWrite 1,508
348% 1,552 MB/s
4K Read 35.9
4K Write 88.6
4K Mixed 47.8
162% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,246
DQ Write 1,225
DQ Mixed 1,275
947% 1,249 MB/s
Poor: 219%
This bench: 272%
Great: 399%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
64.2% Good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 23.7
MC Mixed 23.8
70% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 14.6
SC Mixed 14.8
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 157
26% 157 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 115%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI) Builds (Compare 674 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 162%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 160%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI) - $360

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $2,271
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