Asus Crosshair III Formula

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 1%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 1%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.61% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus Crosshair III Formula  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111021
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 19:31
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Phenom II X4 955-$83
AM3, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
56.5% Above average
Memory 74
1-Core 53.1
2-Core 111
50% 79.4 Pts
4-Core 227
8-Core 233
31% 230 Pts
64-Core 231
16% 231 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6450
Sapphire(174B E127) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
1.61% Terrible
Lighting 2.2
Reflection 2.9
Parallax 2.1
2% 2.4 fps
MRender 2
Gravity 1.7
Splatting 2
1% 1.9 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.61%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung HD322GJ 320GB
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1AR10002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 86 88 98 90 93 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
51.3% Above average
Read 90.8
Write 111
Mixed 64
SusWrite 87.9
65% 88.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
118% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
31% Below average
MC Read 13.7
MC Write 7.1
MC Mixed 11.6
31% 10.8 GB/s
SC Read 6.5
SC Write 6.2
SC Mixed 8.9
21% 7.2 GB/s
Latency 92.5
43% 92.5 ns
Poor: 14%
This bench: 31%
Great: 43%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Crosshair III Formula Builds (Compare 180 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus Crosshair III Formula

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $327
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