MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO
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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 126%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics159% 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 Drive117% 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
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B12
MotherboardMSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181114
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 04:02
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$485
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
126% Outstanding
SC Int 158
SC Float 168
SC Mixed 164
131% 163 Pts
QC Int 594
QC Float 632
QC Mixed 613
139% 613 Pts
MC Int 1,200
MC Float 1,272
MC Mixed 1,221
184% 1,231 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 126%
Great: 130%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$675
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
159% Outstanding
Lighting 514
Reflection 421
Parallax 540
162% 492 fps
MRender 383
Gravity 443
Splatting 245
156% 357 fps
Poor: 116%
This bench: 159%
Great: 167%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$129
758GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 305 396 463 477 476 469 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 469
Mixed 440
SusWrite 431
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 41
4K Write 93.8
4K Mixed 54.2
181% 63 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 345
255% 337 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 117%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2C3200C16 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled
14.1% Very poor
MC Read 4.5
MC Write 5
MC Mixed 4.1
13% 4.53 GB/s
SC Read 5.4
SC Write 4.8
SC Mixed 4.9
14% 5.03 GB/s
Latency 207
19% 207 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 14.1%
Great: 60%
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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 2,417 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 156%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 150%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 147%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 120% - Outstanding Total price: $2,008
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