MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 161%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 140%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics128% 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 Drive327% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B12
MotherboardMSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190325
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 22 '19 at 18:51
Run Duration205 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$369
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
106% Outstanding
1-Core 155
2-Core 310
109% 232 Pts
4-Core 597
8-Core 1,166
109% 881 Pts
64-Core 1,159
78% 1,159 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 106%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
CLim: 2325 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
128% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 459
Parallax 555
34% 382 fps
MRender 390
Gravity 471
Splatting 262
133% 374 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 128%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$170
363GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1297 1000 1087 1015 1015 990 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
327% Outstanding
Read 2,482
Write 2284
Mixed 1,604
SusWrite 1,067
416% 1,859 MB/s
4K Read 60.4
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 80
267% 92.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,946
DQ Write 1,637
DQ Mixed 1,753
1,324% 1,778 MB/s
Poor: 242%
This bench: 327%
Great: 362%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$55
466GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 285 285 283 285 284 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 480
Mixed 414
SusWrite 305
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 65.5
228% 82.8 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 352
264% 354 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$59
913GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 168 171 169 171 169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 157
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 169
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 106%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB-$227
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 31.6
104% 36.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 30.2
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 54.3
74% 54.3 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
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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 3,825 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 140%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $2,132
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HDDRAMUSB
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