Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII 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 (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 99.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive344% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 27 '21 at 23:50
Run Duration368 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$600
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Memory 89.7
1-Core 144
2-Core 290
98% 175 Pts
4-Core 581
8-Core 1,115
105% 848 Pts
64-Core 2,337
157% 2,337 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Asus(1043 87AC) ≥ 4GB; ROG-STRIX-RTX3080-O10G-GAMING
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 471.11
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 253
Reflection 248
Parallax 306
205% 269 fps
Gravity 235
Splatting 172
241% 204 fps
Poor: 149% Great: 227%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$180
782GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2157 2061 2062 2065 2066 2103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
344% Outstanding
Read 2,505
Write 3,091
Mixed 1,341
SusWrite 2,086
508% 2,256 MB/s
4K Read 50.7
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 70.6
252% 93.8 MB/s
DQ Read 892
DQ Write 834
DQ Mixed 788
612% 838 MB/s
Poor: 288%
This bench: 344%
Great: 459%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
449GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 451 450 451 451 450 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 448
Mixed 426
SusWrite 451
103% 457 MB/s
4K Read 42.4
4K Write 87.7
4K Mixed 55.4
182% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 218
164% 220 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 114%
Great: 134%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$144
303GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1826 1628 1419 1344 1370 1365 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
325% Outstanding
Read 2,575
Write 2,497
Mixed 1,941
SusWrite 1,492
477% 2,126 MB/s
4K Read 62.1
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 83.9
276% 95.7 MB/s
DQ Read 961
DQ Write 1,074
DQ Mixed 804
664% 946 MB/s
Poor: 242%
This bench: 325%
Great: 390%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
329GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 70 70 70 68 69 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
51.6% Above average
Read 111
Write 101
Mixed 72.1
SusWrite 68.3
65% 88.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2Z4000C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
127% Outstanding
MC Read 57.7
MC Write 47.6
MC Mixed 38.6
137% 48 GB/s
SC Read 28.2
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 39.5
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 127%
Great: 128%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 29: 1R 7G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
29% 19% 59 318 247 240 31.5" 2560 1440 SAM7058 LC32G7xT
History: Score 37: 3R 5G 7B | Score 29: 1R 7G 3B
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Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO

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