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 as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive329% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory26.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201224
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 30 '21 at 05:44
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 3080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$613
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 94
1-Core 161
2-Core 325
107% 193 Pts
4-Core 643
8-Core 1,153
112% 898 Pts
64-Core 2,340
157% 2,340 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Asus(1043 87B7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 461.09
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 265
Reflection 241
Parallax 271
214% 259 fps
Gravity 227
Splatting 168
232% 197 fps
Poor: 152% Great: 227%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$137
662GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2399 2222 1509 1518 1525 1544 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
329% Outstanding
Read 2,561
Write 2,464
Mixed 1,868
SusWrite 1786
488% 2,170 MB/s
4K Read 61.8
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 82
261% 87.1 MB/s
DQ Read 826
DQ Write 781
DQ Mixed 730
568% 779 MB/s
Poor: 237%
This bench: 329%
Great: 391%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$75
121GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,538
Write 2,324
Mixed 1,576
477% 2,146 MB/s
4K Read 61.9
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 82.1
268% 91.8 MB/s
DQ Read 817
DQ Write 788
DQ Mixed 760
582% 788 MB/s
Poor: 188% Great: 321%
Seagate BarraCuda 120 SSD ZA2000CM10003 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: STZSE014
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 452 450 453 447 452 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 467
Write 451
Mixed 373
SusWrite 451
98% 435 MB/s
4K Read 14.5
4K Write 84.7
4K Mixed 24.2
98% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 45.8
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 86.7
75% 106 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C16-8GTZNC 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
131% Outstanding
MC Read 57.2
MC Write 45.4
MC Mixed 44.9
140% 49.2 GB/s
SC Read 30.3
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 40.5
93% 32.5 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 131%
Great: 137%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO Builds (Compare 4,269 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 230%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 285%
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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