MSI MEG Z490 ACE (MS-7C71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 169%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 171%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics167% 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 Drive248% 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-7C71
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490 ACE (MS-7C71)  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200414
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateNov 15 '20 at 15:34
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700K-$360
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 96.5
1-Core 150
2-Core 297
102% 181 Pts
4-Core 567
8-Core 1,067
101% 817 Pts
64-Core 1,572
106% 1,572 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,264
MSI(1462 3710) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
167% Outstanding
Lighting 210
Reflection 205
Parallax 223
170% 213 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 204
Splatting 127
164% 181 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 167%
Great: 201%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$109
166GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 565 301 311 310 315 312 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
248% Outstanding
Read 2,444
Write 1466
Mixed 1235
SusWrite 352
304% 1,374 MB/s
4K Read 60.6
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 80.3
271% 95 MB/s
DQ Read 981
DQ Write 1,022
DQ Mixed 1,009
757% 1,004 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 248%
Great: 273%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$138
777GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2417 2154 1183 1195 1193 1192 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
337% Outstanding
Read 2,525
Write 2,382
Mixed 1,654
SusWrite 1,556
455% 2,029 MB/s
4K Read 60.6
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 83.2
274% 95.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,357
DQ Write 1,158
DQ Mixed 1,249
938% 1,255 MB/s
Poor: 231%
This bench: 337%
Great: 360%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$94
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01L01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 108 110 111 111 110 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 110
Write 98.8
Mixed 82
SusWrite 109
74% 99.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1
198% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 43.8
MC Write 45.6
MC Mixed 33.8
117% 41.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 51.1
SC Mixed 32.9
102% 35.6 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 115%
Great: 116%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MEG Z490 ACE (MS-7C71) Builds (Compare 962 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 173%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 187%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z490 ACE (MS-7C71)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,143
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