MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics80.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive66.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190325
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 06:24
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$439
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Memory 96.8
1-Core 150
2-Core 299
103% 182 Pts
4-Core 595
8-Core 1,010
101% 803 Pts
64-Core 1,566
105% 1,566 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 104%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.18
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.6% Excellent
Lighting 327
Reflection 299
Parallax 312
86% 313 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 296
Splatting 235
81% 245 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV400S37/240G 240GB
111GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0817A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 406 433 181 221 200 262 MB/s
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
66.2% Good
Read 236
Write 4.5
Mixed 250
SusWrite 284
43% 194 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 54.2
4K Mixed 24.5
97% 34.4 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 36.7
80% 160 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 95%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$59
459GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 104 104 104 104 105 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
61.5% Good
Read 110
Write 114
Mixed 104
SusWrite 104
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.8
183% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
97% Outstanding
MC Read 36.5
MC Write 38.1
MC Mixed 26.5
96% 33.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 42.4
SC Mixed 31.2
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 51
78% 51 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 97%
Great: 108%

 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 2,096 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 167%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 166%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) - $320

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $2,416
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