Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
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.
Graphics57.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive375% 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 HERO (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '21 at 19:43
Run Duration182 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 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-$549
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 93.7
1-Core 165
2-Core 323
108% 194 Pts
4-Core 605
8-Core 1212
112% 908 Pts
64-Core 2,473
166% 2,473 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (67th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
57.5% Above average
Lighting 71.2
Reflection 74.6
Parallax 68.4
58% 71.4 fps
MRender 67.4
Gravity 71.8
Splatting 67
57% 68.7 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
889GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2605 2082 1439 1438 1455 1455 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
375% Outstanding
Read 2640
Write 2631
Mixed 1,912
SusWrite 1,746
501% 2,232 MB/s
4K Read 68.5
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 97.9
329% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 1,451
DQ Write 1,284
DQ Mixed 1,350
1,017% 1,362 MB/s
Poor: 244%
This bench: 375%
Great: 382%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$53
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 215 218 218 219 218 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 54% Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M4C3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
138% Outstanding
MC Read 65.3
MC Write 45.2
MC Mixed 45.1
148% 51.9 GB/s
SC Read 31.7
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 41.2
95% 33.3 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 138%
Great: 133%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI) Builds (Compare 8,442 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 154%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 177%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI) - $400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $2,346
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