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 as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 99.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive350% 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.
Memory128GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 128GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory117.4 GB free of 128 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210125
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 04 '21 at 18:57
Run Duration299 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 5950X-$974
AM4, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
Memory 87.5
1-Core 161
2-Core 316
104% 188 Pts
4-Core 599
8-Core 1,116
107% 858 Pts
64-Core 2,822
189% 2,822 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.92
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 102
Reflection 99.5
Parallax 89.6
82% 97 fps
Gravity 92.3
Splatting 78.9
94% 85.6 fps
Poor: 70% Great: 81%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
815GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2931 2956 2952 2733 1612 1661 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
350% Outstanding
Read 2,462
Write 2,954
Mixed 2768
SusWrite 2,474
603% 2,665 MB/s
4K Read 57.7
4K Write 98
4K Mixed 73.6
234% 76.4 MB/s
DQ Read 624
DQ Write 587
DQ Mixed 604
454% 605 MB/s
Poor: 278%
This bench: 350%
Great: 461%
Sabrent Rocket 4 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$160
552GB free
Firmware: RKT401.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3465 3544 3539 3530 1259 955 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
329% Outstanding
Read 1,853
Write 3,259
Mixed 2,089
SusWrite 2,715
564% 2,479 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 61.2
195% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 678
DQ Write 584
DQ Mixed 652
483% 638 MB/s
Poor: 200%
This bench: 329%
Great: 487%
WD Elements 25A3 14TB
9.5TB free, PID 25a3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 195 201 196 194 195 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 194
Mixed 198
SusWrite 195
267% 193 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 8.5
4K Mixed 1.2
370% 6.87 MB/s
DQ Read 1
DQ Write 9.4
DQ Mixed 1.8
385% 4.07 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 105%
Corsair Voyager SliderX2 32GB
30GB free, PID 1a16
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 39.5
Write 39.7
Mixed 15.7
38% 31.6 MB/s
4K Read 5.1
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1.2
84% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 10% Great: 45%
WD My Passport 0740 500GB
466GB free, PID 0740
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 37.8
Write 39.2
Mixed 28.9
45% 35.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.7
114% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 12% Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW64GX4M2E3200C16 4x31.8GB
4 of 4 slots used
127GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 52.6
MC Write 38.1
MC Mixed 37.6
122% 42.8 GB/s
SC Read 29.5
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 36.5
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 115%
Great: 131%

 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 1,913 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 223%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 277%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $2,674
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