Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 156%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 180%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 97.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics160% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive460% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory111.5 GB free of 128 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime7.6 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 05:34
Run Duration339 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 6800-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Memory 77.1
1-Core 161
2-Core 322
101% 187 Pts
4-Core 633
8-Core 1,206
114% 919 Pts
64-Core 2,301
154% 2,301 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6800-XT-$650
Sapphire(1DA2 E438) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
160% Outstanding
Lighting 207
Reflection 241
Parallax 440
168% 296 fps
MRender 358
Gravity 154
Splatting 261
150% 257 fps
Poor: 149%
This bench: 160%
Great: 172%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$427
638GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3239 3372 3382 3394 2288 1439 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
460% Outstanding
Read 2,929
Write 3,383
Mixed 3,068
SusWrite 2,852
691% 3,058 MB/s
4K Read 79.1
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 112
365% 128 MB/s
DQ Read 1,321
DQ Write 1,153
DQ Mixed 1224
921% 1,233 MB/s
Poor: 271%
This bench: 460%
Great: 505%
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$427
10GB free
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,861
Write 2,570
Mixed 3,042
632% 2,825 MB/s
4K Read 77.1
4K Write 179
4K Mixed 107
349% 121 MB/s
DQ Read 1,406
DQ Write 1,245
DQ Mixed 1,325
994% 1,325 MB/s
Poor: 271% Great: 505%
WDC WD60EZAZ-00SF3B0 6TB
4TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 162 161 162 161 162 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
25.8% Poor
Read 178
Write 162
Mixed 115
SusWrite 162
35% 154 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 9.5
4K Mixed 1.1
32% 9.07 MB/s
DQ Read 1.4
DQ Write 14.3
DQ Mixed 1.2
3% 5.63 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 25.8%
Great: 41%
WD Green 6TB (2014)-$134
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 142 144 146 146 145 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 155
Write 105
Mixed 88
SusWrite 143
90% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 97%
WD Green 6TB (2014)-$134
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 113 52 69 57 108 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
55.9% Above average
Read 121
Write 44.3
Mixed 52.5
SusWrite 74.2
54% 72.9 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 97%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$180
1TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 114 113 116 116 116 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 102
Write 97
Mixed 56
SusWrite 114
68% 92.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 99%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$180
3TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 135 133 137 137 136 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
78.1% Very good
Read 137
Write 132
Mixed 91.8
SusWrite 135
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 99%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$180
3.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 130 129 132 132 131 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 138
Write 123
Mixed 97
SusWrite 130
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
192% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 99%
WD Green 6TB (2014)-$134
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 126 127 127 127 126 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 130
Write 124
Mixed 95.5
SusWrite 126
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
198% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 97%
WD Green 6TB (2014)-$134
231GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 76 79 84 77 99 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
50.4% Above average
Read 92.7
Write 89.5
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 82.4
59% 80.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 97%
WD Green 6TB (2014)-$134
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 168
Mixed 82
94% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 48% Great: 97%
WD Green 6TB (2014)-$134
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 72 75 81 72 99 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
59.5% Above average
Read 128
Write 118
Mixed 69
SusWrite 79.3
72% 98.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
211% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C18-32GTZN 4x31.8GB
4 of 4 slots used
127GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
92.1% Outstanding
MC Read 39.5
MC Write 30.7
MC Mixed 31.5
97% 33.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 32.4
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 86.2
46% 86.2 ns
Poor: 91%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 141%

 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 2,463 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 224%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 278%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,581
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