Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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 83.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics107% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory18.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200120
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 18:45
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th 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-$424
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Memory 75.6
1-Core 131
2-Core 255
86% 154 Pts
4-Core 494
8-Core 918
88% 706 Pts
64-Core 2,082
140% 2,082 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 132
Reflection 143
Parallax 139
107% 138 fps
MRender 176
Gravity 126
Splatting 110
108% 137 fps
Poor: 116%
This bench: 107%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
5GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 488
Write 162
Mixed 204
62% 285 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 70.6
4K Mixed 32.8
124% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 163
DQ Mixed 163
130% 183 MB/s
Poor: 71% Great: 127%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$74
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 141 148 168 168 168 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
58.4% Above average
Read 47.1
Write 124
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 156
70% 95.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0
65% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 91%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
242GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 126 131 131 147 135 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Read 170
Write 112
Mixed 79.4
SusWrite 132
90% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2Z3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 31
89% 31 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 28.3
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 89.1
45% 89.1 ns
Poor: 78%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 133%

 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 5 2 144 27" 1280 720 MSI3FA7 MSI MAG271CQR
Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI) Builds (Compare 9,393 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 155%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 178%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI) - $400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $2,330
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