Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 309%
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Desktop
Desktop 110%
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Workstation
Workstation 348%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics296% 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 Drive446% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 18 '21 at 19:37
Run Duration300 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Memory 95.7
1-Core 166
2-Core 328
110% 197 Pts
4-Core 646
8-Core 1218
116% 932 Pts
64-Core 2,416
162% 2,416 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$1,200
Nvidia(10DE 1535) ≥ 4GB; Nvidia 3080ti Founders Edition
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
296% Outstanding
Lighting 450
Reflection 280
Parallax 342
364% 357 fps
MRender 342
Gravity 257
Splatting 183
218% 261 fps
Poor: 191%
This bench: 296%
Great: 255%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
874GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3356 3362 3324 2355 1709 1715 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
446% Outstanding
Read 2,789
Write 3,311
Mixed 2,993
SusWrite 2,637
663% 2,932 MB/s
4K Read 81.7
4K Write 195
4K Mixed 116
376% 131 MB/s
DQ Read 1,360
DQ Write 1,182
DQ Mixed 1,251
943% 1,264 MB/s
Poor: 284%
This bench: 446%
Great: 458%
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB (2019)-$120
664GB free
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2057 1717 1721 1673 1418 1715 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
330% Outstanding
Read 1,985
Write 2,313
Mixed 1,862
SusWrite 1,717
444% 1,969 MB/s
4K Read 52.6
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 79.8
281% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,448
DQ Write 1,218
DQ Mixed 1,333
998% 1,333 MB/s
Poor: 207%
This bench: 330%
Great: 340%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$130
813GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 457 458 459 456 454 456 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 444
Mixed 445
SusWrite 457
104% 459 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 55.5
181% 62.8 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 147
DQ Mixed 219
149% 183 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 112%
Great: 134%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$130
928GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 457 458 459 456 454 456 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 441
Mixed 422
SusWrite 457
102% 453 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 93.9
4K Mixed 59.1
191% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 147
DQ Mixed 164
123% 165 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 115%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C16-16GTZN 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
136% Outstanding
MC Read 60.3
MC Write 45.8
MC Mixed 45.8
145% 50.6 GB/s
SC Read 33
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 42.4
97% 34.1 GB/s
Latency 55
73% 55 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 136%
Great: 144%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 144 27" 1280 720 ACI27A7 ASUS MG279
Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO Builds (Compare 3,449 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 229%
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Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 284%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,480
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