Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 250%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 293%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics249% 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 Drive563% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 30 '21 at 05:12
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X-$650
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 91.5
1-Core 166
2-Core 328
108% 195 Pts
4-Core 614
8-Core 1216
113% 915 Pts
64-Core 2552
171% 2552 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Asus(1043 87B3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 5000 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
249% Outstanding
Lighting 332
Reflection 306
Parallax 339
268% 326 fps
MRender 360
Gravity 267
Splatting 190
226% 273 fps
Poor: 189%
This bench: 249%
Great: 259%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDS100T1X0E-00AFY0 1TB
695GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 611100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4722 4739 4727 4774 1835 1244 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
563% Outstanding
Read 3,770
Write 4,716
Mixed 3230
SusWrite 3,674
869% 3,847 MB/s
4K Read 79.6
4K Write 241
4K Mixed 106
385% 142 MB/s
DQ Read 1,695
DQ Write 1,430
DQ Mixed 1,556
1,167% 1,560 MB/s
Poor: 290%
This bench: 563%
Great: 582%
WDS100T1X0E-00AFY0 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: 611100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2549 2516 2522 2526 2528 2519 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
475% Outstanding
Read 3,432
Write 2,498
Mixed 2,565
SusWrite 2,527
618% 2,755 MB/s
4K Read 77.8
4K Write 209
4K Mixed 100
357% 129 MB/s
DQ Read 1,682
DQ Write 1,616
DQ Mixed 1,644
1,236% 1,647 MB/s
Poor: 290%
This bench: 475%
Great: 582%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3200C14-8GTZR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
125% Outstanding
MC Read 62.6
MC Write 42.4
MC Mixed 36.5
135% 47.2 GB/s
SC Read 30.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 36.9
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 125%
Great: 123%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO Builds (Compare 2,408 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 226%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 281%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,572
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