MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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.
Graphics78.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive203% 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)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201013
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 13 '21 at 21:24
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900KS
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 93.9
1-Core 152
2-Core 304
103% 183 Pts
4-Core 583
8-Core 1,071
103% 827 Pts
64-Core 1,579
106% 1,579 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 101%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (80th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.8% Very good
Lighting 101
Reflection 99.7
Parallax 90.4
82% 97.1 fps
MRender 99.5
Gravity 92.5
Splatting 77.9
75% 90 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 84%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX6000 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
395GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V9002s16 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 757 1022 1064 1064 419 276 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 1,955
Write 1,012
Mixed 857
SusWrite 767
254% 1,148 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 50.5
188% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 725
DQ Mixed 385
318% 438 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 203%
Great: 228%
WD WD10S21X-24R1BT0-SSHD-8GB 1TB
168GB free
Firmware: 03.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 76 77 78 78 78 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
43.3% Average
Read 72.9
Write 69.5
Mixed 40.7
SusWrite 77.5
48% 65.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 59%
Seagate ST2000LM015-2E8174 2TB
573GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 88 87 90 91 90 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
40.2% Average
Read 50.4
Write 81.6
Mixed 57.3
SusWrite 88.5
51% 69.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.5
176% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 71%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$70
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 164 164 164 165 166 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 104
Write 98.7
Mixed 62
SusWrite 163
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
205% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 96%
WD Green 5TB (2014)-$189
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 156 155 157 157 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 157
Mixed 93.2
SusWrite 154
104% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
207% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 37.2
MC Mixed 29
96% 33.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 29
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 60.1
66% 60.1 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 116%

 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 3,940 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 171%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 170%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) - $288

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,264
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