Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive363% 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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory26.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210526
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 19 '21 at 09:19
Run Duration255 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU2%

 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 7 5800X-$350
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
79.4% Very good
Memory 73.9
1-Core 127
2-Core 251
84% 151 Pts
4-Core 455
8-Core 825
80% 640 Pts
64-Core 1,368
92% 1,368 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 108%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG GAMMIX S70 1TB
883GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.2.7.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4376 4393 1496 1320 1490 1277 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
363% Outstanding
Read 2,026
Write 3,545
Mixed 2,416
SusWrite 2,392
589% 2,595 MB/s
4K Read 63.8
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 91.2
308% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 1,015
DQ Write 794
DQ Mixed 1,058
750% 956 MB/s
Poor: 171%
This bench: 363%
Great: 552%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$75
148GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 956 668 667 638 608 614 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
275% Outstanding
Read 2451
Write 2,315
Mixed 1,745
SusWrite 692
402% 1,801 MB/s
4K Read 64.4
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 86
287% 99.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,092
DQ Write 975
DQ Mixed 1,012
765% 1,026 MB/s
Poor: 188%
This bench: 275%
Great: 321%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
269GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 150 145 151 144 146 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 172
Mixed 36.5
SusWrite 147
95% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.5
130% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C16-8GTZNC 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
66.3% Good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 26.3
67% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 26.9
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 92.7
43% 92.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 137%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 64: 8R 5G 9B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
64% 49% 45 325 256 165 0" 2560 1440
History: Score 60: 8R 4G 8B | Score 64: 8R 5G 9B
Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO Builds (Compare 4,320 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 229%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 284%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,563
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