MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 167%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 152%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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.
Graphics118% 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 Drive349% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B12
MotherboardMSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190819
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 14:15
Run Duration201 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$498
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
104% Outstanding
1-Core 152
2-Core 298
106% 225 Pts
4-Core 585
8-Core 1,169
108% 877 Pts
64-Core 1,564
105% 1,564 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 104%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 491
Reflection 395
Parallax 492
129% 459 fps
MRender 390
Gravity 406
Splatting 253
119% 350 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 118%
Great: 121%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
887GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1466 1679 1801 1551 1562 1556 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
349% Outstanding
Read 2,600
Write 2,083
Mixed 1,587
SusWrite 1,603
440% 1,968 MB/s
4K Read 62.6
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 85.3
281% 97.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,462
DQ Write 1,239
DQ Mixed 1,322
998% 1,341 MB/s
Poor: 234%
This bench: 349%
Great: 379%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$135
931GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 489 489 489 489 489 489 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 489
Mixed 458
SusWrite 489
110% 487 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 62
214% 78.8 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 352
265% 354 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 133%
Great: 135%
WD WD4005FZBX-00K5WB0 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 246 239 245 240 246 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
137% Outstanding
Read 237
Write 238
Mixed 110
SusWrite 240
151% 206 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 2
380% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 137%
Great: 139%
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 as expected (57th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 36.6
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 29.1
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 45.5
SC Mixed 30.7
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 52.7
76% 52.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 100%
Great: 115%
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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 4,241 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 138%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 135%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) - $262

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $2,175
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