MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics134% 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 Drive231% 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.
Very high background CPU (58%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B12
MotherboardMSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180907
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '19 at 17:58
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU 58%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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 i7-8700K-$356
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
SC Int 110
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 397
QC Float 430
QC Mixed 420
94% 416 Pts
MC Int 941
MC Float 1,125
MC Mixed 1,051
155% 1,039 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 123%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$480
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.1
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Lighting 403
Reflection 298
Parallax 432
128% 377 fps
MRender 350
Gravity 378
Splatting 231
139% 320 fps
Poor: 108%
This bench: 134%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$79
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1176 305 303 308 305 307 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
231% Outstanding
Read 2,128
Write 1,415
Mixed 1,172
SusWrite 451
286% 1,291 MB/s
4K Read 51.8
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 67.5
226% 78.2 MB/s
DQ Read 975
DQ Write 1,179
DQ Mixed 1,004
777% 1,053 MB/s
Poor: 163%
This bench: 231%
Great: 276%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$115
669GB free
Firmware: M3CR020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 324 386 413 431 449 449 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 441
Mixed 407
SusWrite 409
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 70.3
4K Mixed 38.7
133% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 291
231% 324 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 101%
Great: 124%
Hitachi HDS721032CLA362 320GB-$150
298GB free
Firmware: JPFOA3GH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 86 86 88 84 85 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
51% Above average
Read 91.5
Write 80.8
Mixed 55
SusWrite 86
58% 78.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 51%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$106
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
70.3% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 20
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 25.5
SC Mixed 21.1
60% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) Builds (Compare 1,878 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 155%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 148%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 116% - Outstanding Total price: $2,102
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