Performance Results

Gaming 259%
Desktop 109%
Workstation 319%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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.
Graphics251% 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 Drive459% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory29.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 4 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 08 '21 at 23:30
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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-$800
AM4, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 92.6
1-Core 168
2-Core 331
109% 197 Pts
4-Core 643
8-Core 1,270
118% 957 Pts
64-Core 3,013
202% 3,013 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Nvidia(10DE 147D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
251% Outstanding
Lighting 330
Reflection 312
Parallax 342
267% 328 fps
MRender 373
Gravity 272
Splatting 199
232% 281 fps
Poor: 188%
This bench: 251%
Great: 255%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
875GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3400 3417 3423 2242 1712 1734 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
459% Outstanding
Read 2,864
Write 3,394
Mixed 3,112
SusWrite 2,655
680% 3,006 MB/s
4K Read 85.6
4K Write 215
4K Mixed 119
396% 140 MB/s
DQ Read 1,431
DQ Write 1,235
DQ Mixed 1,322
994% 1,329 MB/s
Poor: 281%
This bench: 459%
Great: 465%
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
931GB free
Firmware: 1B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3345 3350 3347 2478 1719 1704 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
461% Outstanding
Read 2,986
Write 3,156
Mixed 3,094
SusWrite 2,657
671% 2,973 MB/s
4K Read 83.4
4K Write 195
4K Mixed 117
380% 132 MB/s
DQ Read 1,454
DQ Write 1,270
DQ Mixed 1,368
1,024% 1,364 MB/s
Poor: 281%
This bench: 461%
Great: 465%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-4000C16-16GTZR 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
146% Outstanding
MC Read 66.5
MC Write 50.5
MC Mixed 49.2
158% 55.4 GB/s
SC Read 30.8
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 45.3
98% 34.4 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 146%
Great: 150%

 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 3,381 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 228%
Desktop 105%
Workstation 283%


EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,500
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