Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 252%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 308%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics244% 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 Drive392% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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)
Memory57.8 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 04 '21 at 19:17
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 93.2
1-Core 166
2-Core 331
109% 197 Pts
4-Core 637
8-Core 1,248
116% 942 Pts
64-Core 2977
200% 2977 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
EVGA(3842 3987) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
244% Outstanding
Lighting 317
Reflection 411
Parallax 315
256% 347 fps
MRender 378
Gravity 270
Splatting 193
231% 280 fps
Poor: 181%
This bench: 244%
Great: 253%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
802GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3240 2171 1877 1890 1877 1891 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
392% Outstanding
Read 2905
Write 2,800
Mixed 3,026
SusWrite 2,158
613% 2,722 MB/s
4K Read 73.6
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 101
323% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1,011
DQ Write 911
DQ Mixed 964
722% 962 MB/s
Poor: 278%
This bench: 392%
Great: 461%
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
366GB free
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3233 3232 3226 2249 1233 1226 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
395% Outstanding
Read 2,763
Write 2,500
Mixed 3,002
SusWrite 2,400
601% 2,666 MB/s
4K Read 72
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 93.1
304% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,037
DQ Write 905
DQ Mixed 964
725% 969 MB/s
Poor: 278%
This bench: 395%
Great: 461%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C16-16GTZNC 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
130% Outstanding
MC Read 59.4
MC Write 43.7
MC Mixed 42.2
138% 48.4 GB/s
SC Read 32.6
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 42.1
97% 33.9 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 130%
Great: 139%

 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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