MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 150%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 142%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 130%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics152% 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 Drive255% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B12
MotherboardMSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181114
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 17:30
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i9-9900K-$500
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
130% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 162
SC Mixed 157
126% 157 Pts
QC Int 580
QC Float 638
QC Mixed 623
139% 614 Pts
MC Int 1,397
MC Float 1,568
MC Mixed 1,491
222% 1,485 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 130%
Great: 131%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$730
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
152% Outstanding
Lighting 486
Reflection 413
Parallax 500
152% 466 fps
MRender 377
Gravity 423
Splatting 245
152% 348 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 152%
Great: 170%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1697 981 606 606 606 605 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
255% Outstanding
Read 1940
Write 1,779
Mixed 923
SusWrite 850
306% 1,373 MB/s
4K Read 49.3
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 66.5
235% 85.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,223
DQ Write 1,176
DQ Mixed 987
800% 1,129 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 255%
Great: 263%
Intel 540s Series 240GB
173GB free
Firmware: LSF036C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 298 109 105 107 106 107 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 431
Mixed 430
SusWrite 139
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 50.9
182% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 235
197% 283 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 91%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$55
302GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 137 138 140 140 138 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 143
Write 117
Mixed 69.5
SusWrite 139
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 107%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 32GB-$12
29GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 40 30 2.6 19 16 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
37.2% Below average
Read 156
Write 63
Mixed 71.2
SusWrite 28.7
91% 79.7 MB/s
4K Read 6.5
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.7
157% 3.47 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
97.7% Outstanding
MC Read 37.5
MC Write 35.7
MC Mixed 27.4
96% 33.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 32.5
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 45.3
88% 45.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 118%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) Builds (Compare 627 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 133%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) - $274

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 118% - Outstanding Total price: $1,794
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