MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 112%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics114% 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 Drive118% 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)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190819
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 18 '19 at 22:52
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900KF-$470
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
112% Outstanding
1-Core 161
2-Core 320
113% 241 Pts
4-Core 632
8-Core 1,229
115% 931 Pts
64-Core 1,712
115% 1,712 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 112%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$404
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 453
Reflection 306
Parallax 892
119% 551 fps
MRender 245
Gravity 430
Splatting 371
114% 349 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 114%
Great: 111%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 3D SATA M.2 500GB-$64
285GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 392 394 400 412 396 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 482
Mixed 350
SusWrite 393
97% 432 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 53.3
190% 68.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 285
232% 329 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 118%
Great: 119%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3198 MHz
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
89.1% Excellent
MC Read 35.4
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 24.3
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 39.3
SC Mixed 18.6
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 43.6
92% 43.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 89.1%
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 3,521 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $2,149
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