MSI MEG Z490 ACE (MS-7C71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 207%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 226%
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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics200% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive276% 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-7C71
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490 ACE (MS-7C71)  (all builds)
Memory26.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201013
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 29 '20 at 00:53
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 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 Server
Intel Core i9-10850K-$429
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 95.6
1-Core 155
2-Core 309
105% 187 Pts
4-Core 620
8-Core 1,215
113% 917 Pts
64-Core 2,076
139% 2,076 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,264
EVGA(3842 2384) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 3900 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
200% Outstanding
Lighting 242
Reflection 218
Parallax 258
196% 239 fps
MRender 290
Gravity 247
Splatting 171
204% 236 fps
Poor: 126%
This bench: 200%
Great: 201%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate FireCuda 510 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB
759GB free (System drive)
Firmware: STOSC014 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2155 1862 961 960 962 962 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
276% Outstanding
Read 1,833
Write 2,422
Mixed 1,897
SusWrite 1,310
421% 1,866 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 74
241% 89.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,374
DQ Write 764
DQ Mixed 1,038
780% 1,059 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 276%
Great: 378%
Seagate FireCuda 510 NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: STOSC014 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2032 2449 2423 2458 2444 2439 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
341% Outstanding
Read 1,802
Write 1,901
Mixed 1,846
SusWrite 2,374
448% 1,981 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 72.4
244% 89 MB/s
DQ Read 1,411
DQ Write 757
DQ Mixed 1040
785% 1,069 MB/s
Poor: 143%
This bench: 341%
Great: 367%
Seagate IronWolf 2TB (2016)-$80
2TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 171 176 174 176 176 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 158
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 174
106% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2D3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 39.7
MC Write 41.5
MC Mixed 30.4
106% 37.2 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 49.1
SC Mixed 31.6
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 55.4
72% 55.4 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 104%
Great: 120%

 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 926 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 174%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 188%
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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