Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 109%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics110% 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 Drive443% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII DARK HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.8 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201204
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 06 '21 at 15:31
Run Duration223 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 5700-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$565
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Memory 96.8
1-Core 164
2-Core 326
109% 196 Pts
4-Core 644
8-Core 1,253
117% 948 Pts
64-Core 2,523
169% 2,523 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.12.1
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 137
Reflection 145
Parallax 195
111% 159 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 137
Splatting 97.2
108% 117 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 110%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Gigabyte GP-AG41TB 1TB
851GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EGFM13.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3742 3812 3900 3921 3896 2824 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
443% Outstanding
Read 2,242
Write 3753
Mixed 2,283
SusWrite 3,682
680% 2,990 MB/s
4K Read 53.5
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 79.7
274% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,050
DQ Write 894
DQ Mixed 1,008
745% 984 MB/s
Poor: 229%
This bench: 443%
Great: 492%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$90
695GB free
Firmware: M3CR032
SusWrite @10s intervals: 437 435 431 431 394 385 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 427
Mixed 398
SusWrite 419
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 80
4K Mixed 47.5
155% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 163
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 138
107% 147 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 101%
Great: 126%
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$400
477GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 453 447 449 447 447 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 450
Mixed 339
SusWrite 450
98% 435 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 75.6
4K Mixed 41.8
142% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 128
109% 163 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 116%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$130
436GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 69 69 70 70 68 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
36.8% Below average
Read 58.9
Write 52
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 69
43% 57.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-4000C16-16GTZR 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
150% Outstanding
MC Read 66.4
MC Write 50.8
MC Mixed 51.6
161% 56.3 GB/s
SC Read 32.6
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 47.5
102% 35.5 GB/s
Latency 51
78% 51 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 150%
Great: 151%

 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 4,258 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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