Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 221%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
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Workstation
Workstation 253%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics217% 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 Drive304% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory25.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20220218
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 02 '22 at 02:56
Run Duration334 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%
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 PC Performing as expected (60th 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-$399
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Memory 91.7
1-Core 164
2-Core 323
107% 193 Pts
4-Core 620
8-Core 1,198
112% 909 Pts
64-Core 2,424
163% 2,424 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
EVGA(3842 4897) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 511.79
Performing below potential (73rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
217% Outstanding
Lighting 289
Reflection 248
Parallax 289
233% 275 fps
MRender 316
Gravity 234
Splatting 172
198% 241 fps
Poor: 157%
This bench: 217%
Great: 229%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$92
871GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2004 2013 1456 1417 1403 1413 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
304% Outstanding
Read 2,633
Write 2,084
Mixed 1,700
SusWrite 1,618
450% 2,009 MB/s
4K Read 69.2
4K Write 64.9
4K Mixed 61.7
218% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,321
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 353
358% 613 MB/s
Poor: 237%
This bench: 304%
Great: 409%
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$260
1.5TB free
Firmware: 3B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2624 2626 2536 2414 2371 2397 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
372% Outstanding
Read 2846
Write 2,536
Mixed 2,702
SusWrite 2,494
596% 2,645 MB/s
4K Read 74.8
4K Write 68.1
4K Mixed 69.5
238% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,289
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 311
330% 580 MB/s
Poor: 307%
This bench: 372%
Great: 537%
WD easystore 25FB 10TB
3TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 156 162 148 155 153 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
75.6% Very good
Read 179
Write 189
Mixed 119
SusWrite 155
216% 160 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.2
218% 2.67 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 99%
WD easystore 264D 14TB
12TB free, PID 264d
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 214 212 215 209 208 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 220
Write 219
Mixed 154
SusWrite 208
270% 201 MB/s
4K Read 6.7
4K Write 9.4
4K Mixed 2.4
426% 6.17 MB/s
DQ Read 2.8
DQ Write 10.1
DQ Mixed 2
422% 4.97 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
WD easystore 25FB 10TB
3TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 142 147 154 151 147 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 141
Write 147
Mixed 102
SusWrite 148
183% 134 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 7.3
4K Mixed 1.1
303% 4.33 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 99%
WD easystore 264D 12TB
6TB free, PID 264d
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 162 160 160 159 152 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 139
Write 147
Mixed 119
SusWrite 158
194% 141 MB/s
4K Read 10.5
4K Write 8.5
4K Mixed 1
362% 6.67 MB/s
DQ Read 0.7
DQ Write 6.4
DQ Mixed 1.2
261% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C18-16GTZN 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
125% Outstanding
MC Read 53.8
MC Write 43.5
MC Mixed 42.8
133% 46.7 GB/s
SC Read 31.2
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 40.1
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 125%
Great: 127%

 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 10 8 60 72.3" 1280 701 GSMC0C8 LG TV SSCR2
Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO Builds (Compare 8,872 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 233%
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Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 289%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $2,240
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