MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 161%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 135%
UFO
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 109%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 Drive342% 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 @ 3.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190819
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 11 '19 at 07:51
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 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 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 (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
1-Core 156
2-Core 311
110% 233 Pts
4-Core 623
8-Core 1,086
107% 854 Pts
64-Core 1,207
81% 1,207 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
MSI(1462 336C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 389
Reflection 368
Parallax 397
102% 385 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 386
Splatting 243
103% 288 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$170
620GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1478 1991 1547 1143 1188 1169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
342% Outstanding
Read 2,448
Write 2,342
Mixed 1,691
SusWrite 1,420
443% 1,975 MB/s
4K Read 62
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 85.1
288% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,662
DQ Write 1,424
DQ Mixed 1488
1,130% 1,525 MB/s
Poor: 234%
This bench: 342%
Great: 359%
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
213GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 487 487 492 446 451 425 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 490
Write 491
Mixed 418
SusWrite 465
105% 466 MB/s
4K Read 46.5
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 65.5
225% 81.6 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 355
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 134%
Great: 135%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$85
322GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 123 123 123 124 122 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
69.7% Good
Read 120
Write 117
Mixed 100
SusWrite 123
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
199% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3866 C18 Series 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3867 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
120% Outstanding
MC Read 44.4
MC Write 47.6
MC Mixed 36.9
123% 43 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 50.2
SC Mixed 33.1
102% 35.7 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 120%
Great: 128%
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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 3,778 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 134%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $2,001
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