Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII 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 (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 81.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive419% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210305
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 30 '21 at 03:13
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%
Watch Gameplay: 3070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$460
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Memory 71.9
1-Core 118
2-Core 250
81% 147 Pts
4-Core 492
8-Core 966
90% 729 Pts
64-Core 1,963
132% 1,963 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Asus(1043 87B8) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.41
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 138
Reflection 139
Parallax 138
112% 139 fps
Gravity 138
Splatting 128
142% 133 fps
Poor: 132% Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 870 QVO 1TB-$110
931GB free
Firmware: SVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 420 425 431 438 442 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 435
Mixed 416
SusWrite 431
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 78.3
4K Mixed 46.8
154% 53.2 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 200
152% 206 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 103%
Great: 129%
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$360
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2972 2923 2930 2931 2947 2551 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
419% Outstanding
Read 2,616
Write 3055
Mixed 2,747
SusWrite 2,876
639% 2,824 MB/s
4K Read 65.5
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 89
288% 98.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,189
DQ Write 1,020
DQ Mixed 1,089
820% 1,099 MB/s
Poor: 276%
This bench: 419%
Great: 497%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 31.6
93% 32.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 25.9
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 97.1
41% 97.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 107%

 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 12 10 144 34.1" 1280 720 GSM774B LG ULTRAGEAR
Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO Builds (Compare 5,873 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 152%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 175%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $1,980
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