Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 145%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 160%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 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 90.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics159% 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 Drive184% 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.
Very high background CPU (96%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory18 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200120
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 02 '21 at 05:00
Run Duration232 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 96%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$485
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Memory 84.5
1-Core 133
2-Core 269
91% 162 Pts
4-Core 515
8-Core 963
92% 739 Pts
64-Core 1,977
133% 1,977 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Nvidia(10DE 147D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 4975 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
159% Outstanding
Lighting 210
Reflection 189
Parallax 217
170% 205 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 175
Splatting 167
147% 189 fps
Poor: 190%
This bench: 159%
Great: 258%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$210
25GB free
Firmware: DXM04B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 78 76 62 45 55 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
65.2% Good
Read 430
Write 331
Mixed 285
SusWrite 77.9
62% 281 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 31.8
111% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 183
DQ Mixed 121
112% 174 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 118%
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$210
292GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 297 377 405 405 391 372 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Read 465
Write 402
Mixed 341
SusWrite 374
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 67.9
4K Mixed 35.3
124% 43.8 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 144
123% 182 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 118%
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$106
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1168 779 641 128 132 120 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
184% Outstanding
Read 1,125
Write 1,207
Mixed 1,046
SusWrite 495
218% 968 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 54
192% 72.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,275
DQ Write 958
DQ Mixed 1,097
826% 1,110 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 184%
Great: 272%
WDC WDS200T2B0C-00PXH0 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 21705000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1516 1525 714 698 722 731 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
230% Outstanding
Read 1,314
Write 1,484
Mixed 1145
SusWrite 984
278% 1,232 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 54.6
199% 72.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,373
DQ Write 1184
DQ Mixed 1,264
951% 1,274 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 230%
Great: 276%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C16-16GVKC 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 43.2
MC Write 37
MC Mixed 39
114% 39.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 31.1
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 106%
Great: 127%

 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 6,965 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 (WI-FI) - $400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $2,309
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