Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 93.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics7.16% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory24.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210125
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 09 '21 at 15:45
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-$420
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Memory 81.9
1-Core 142
2-Core 286
94% 170 Pts
4-Core 560
8-Core 1071
101% 815 Pts
64-Core 2,215
149% 2,215 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
Gigabyte(1458 3767) 2GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 456.71
Relative performance (0th percentile)
7.16% Terrible
Lighting 0.3
Reflection 19.2
Parallax 19.3
0% 12.9 fps
MRender 16.1
Gravity 19.6
Splatting 0.2
15% 12 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 7.16%
Great: 16%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2.5" 250GB (2009)-$33
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 29 36 32 31 44 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
29.4% Poor
Read 68.7
Write 64.2
Mixed 43.8
SusWrite 33.4
39% 52.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
143% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMT16GX4M2C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 46.1
MC Write 41
MC Mixed 41.9
123% 43 GB/s
SC Read 27.6
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 38.6
86% 30.1 GB/s
Latency 77.1
52% 77.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 115%
Great: 122%

 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 8,375 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 154%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 177%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI) - $400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $2,254
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