Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 157%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 157%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics177% 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 Drive301% 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 (54%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191104
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 10 '19 at 00:28
Run Duration254 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 54%
Watch Gameplay: 2080-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$284
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 86.9
1-Core 137
2-Core 274
93% 166 Pts
4-Core 493
8-Core 858
85% 675 Pts
64-Core 1,409
94% 1,409 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,343
CLim: 2520 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
177% Outstanding
Lighting 3.1
Reflection 618
Parallax 802
1% 474 fps
MRender 553
Gravity 656
Splatting 334
186% 514 fps
Poor: 139%
This bench: 177%
Great: 200%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$90
395GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 856 821 821 804 798 810 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
301% Outstanding
Read 2,577
Write 2,514
Mixed 1,854
SusWrite 818
434% 1,941 MB/s
4K Read 66.8
4K Write 176
4K Mixed 92
312% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,205
DQ Write 1102
DQ Mixed 1,136
857% 1,147 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 301%
Great: 331%
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$150
409GB free
Firmware: X355
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 263 271 259 270 255 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Read 312
Write 342
Mixed 258
SusWrite 277
67% 297 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 83.9
4K Mixed 31.8
134% 49.3 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 154
130% 188 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 103%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 112 106 105 107 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
61% Good
Read 105
Write 106
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 108
73% 99.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
146% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 61%
Great: 103%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 8TB
5.5TB free
Firmware: D781
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 166 170 179 180 176 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Read 152
Write 151
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 174
101% 139 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 0.7
276% 2.6 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2Z3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
MC Read 33.8
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 35.1
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.4
SC Write 25.6
SC Mixed 33.9
80% 28 GB/s
Latency 70.6
57% 70.6 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO Builds (Compare 1,917 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 155%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 178%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO

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