Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive461% 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)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime1 Days
Run DateMay 03 '21 at 04:38
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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 way above expectations (96th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Memory 95
1-Core 167
2-Core 332
110% 198 Pts
4-Core 645
8-Core 1,246
117% 946 Pts
64-Core 2,541
170% 2,541 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Asus(1043 87B3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 5025 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 466.11
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 319
Reflection 288
Parallax 345
258% 317 fps
Gravity 237
Splatting 184
242% 211 fps
Poor: 190% Great: 258%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDS100T1X0E-00AFY0 1TB
514GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 611100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4752 2165 1353 1284 1427 1074 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
461% Outstanding
Read 3,789
Write 4,674
Mixed 3,269
SusWrite 2,009
773% 3,435 MB/s
4K Read 79.2
4K Write 234
4K Mixed 105
378% 139 MB/s
DQ Read 1,741
DQ Write 1,432
DQ Mixed 1,559
1,175% 1,577 MB/s
Poor: 283%
This bench: 461%
Great: 587%
WDS100T1X0E-00AFY0 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: 611100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2566 2537 2530 2534 2533 2536 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
475% Outstanding
Read 3425
Write 2,539
Mixed 2,555
SusWrite 2,539
620% 2,765 MB/s
4K Read 76.8
4K Write 206
4K Mixed 99.9
353% 128 MB/s
DQ Read 1,683
DQ Write 1,639
DQ Mixed 1,662
1,248% 1,661 MB/s
Poor: 283%
This bench: 475%
Great: 587%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3200C14-8GTZR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
132% Outstanding
MC Read 60.9
MC Write 47.5
MC Mixed 39.7
141% 49.4 GB/s
SC Read 32.4
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 39.4
94% 32.9 GB/s
Latency 57.1
70% 57.1 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 132%
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 2,591 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 227%
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: $2,579
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