Performance Results

Gaming 113%
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 110%
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics138% 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.
Boot Drive292% 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 (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory20.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210730
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateMay 15 '22 at 00:55
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%
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 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 5 5600X-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Memory 69.4
1-Core 151
2-Core 281
92% 167 Pts
4-Core 508
8-Core 878
87% 693 Pts
64-Core 1,083
73% 1,083 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Nvidia(10DE 146B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 512.15
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
138% Outstanding
Lighting 200
Reflection 190
Parallax 187
161% 192 fps
MRender 167
Gravity 132
Splatting 114
111% 138 fps
Poor: 132%
This bench: 138%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$160
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1971 1731 1850 1996 1715 1162 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
292% Outstanding
Read 2,004
Write 1,754
Mixed 1,218
SusWrite 1,737
377% 1,678 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 60.3
202% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,081
DQ Write 859
DQ Mixed 965
724% 969 MB/s
Poor: 277%
This bench: 292%
Great: 481%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$38
909GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 180 185 191 187 190 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 133
Mixed 73.2
SusWrite 186
104% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
147% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 105%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
62.4% Good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 24.8
63% 22.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 15.2
SC Mixed 23.9
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 127%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO (WI-FI) Builds (Compare 11,756 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 198%
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 231%

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $2,514
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