Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing CPU, 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.
Boot Drive297% 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory22.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210125
Uptime1 Days
Run DateFeb 28 '21 at 18:00
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 21%

 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 5950X-$878
AM4, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Memory 93.1
93% 93.1 Pts
Poor: 90% Great: 108%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$110
404GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1216 1084 1091 1077 1076 1082 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
297% Outstanding
Read 2,443
Write 2994
Mixed 1,097
SusWrite 1,104
428% 1,910 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 191
4K Mixed 63.6
256% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1,361
DQ Write 1,083
DQ Mixed 1,170
890% 1,204 MB/s
Poor: 240%
This bench: 297%
Great: 417%
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB (2019)-$250
142GB free
Firmware: 102430WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2163 1803 1132 1037 919 895 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
280% Outstanding
Read 1,732
Write 2,109
Mixed 1,640
SusWrite 1,325
384% 1,701 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 201
4K Mixed 60.8
238% 99.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,416
DQ Write 1,180
DQ Mixed 1,295
971% 1,297 MB/s
Poor: 202%
This bench: 280%
Great: 309%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3200C14-16GTZR 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
138% Outstanding
MC Read 64.1
MC Write 44.1
MC Mixed 48.4
149% 52.2 GB/s
SC Read 31.2
SC Write 27.5
SC Mixed 41.8
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 61.8
65% 61.8 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 138%
Great: 141%

 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 4,461 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 228%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 282%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,558
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