MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 97.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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)
Memory49.4 GB free of 64 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190325
Uptime11.3 Days
Run DateFeb 24 '21 at 01:59
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Memory 89.7
1-Core 144
2-Core 287
97% 174 Pts
4-Core 561
8-Core 933
94% 747 Pts
64-Core 1,426
96% 1,426 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
EVGA(3842 6288) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (56th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
105% Outstanding
Lighting 129
Reflection 130
Parallax 117
104% 126 fps
MRender 107
Gravity 137
Splatting 116
107% 120 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 105%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$70
122GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 720 420 444 437 433 430 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
248% Outstanding
Read 2,359
Write 1,810
Mixed 1,546
SusWrite 481
345% 1,549 MB/s
4K Read 54.9
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 72.2
241% 83.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,214
DQ Write 997
DQ Mixed 1,096
823% 1,102 MB/s
Poor: 191%
This bench: 248%
Great: 316%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$74
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 177 185 187 184 185 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Read 117
Write 144
Mixed 66
SusWrite 181
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
76% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 92%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$99
977GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 182 188 186 187 188 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 95.5
Write 165
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 184
85% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2
368% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$52
84GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 120 119 119 120 118 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 134
Write 92.5
Mixed 66.7
SusWrite 119
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK32GX4M2A2133C13 029E CMK32GX4M2A2133C13 029E CMK32GX4M2D3000C16 029E CMK32GX4M2D3000C16 64GB
3000, 3000, 3000, 3000 MHz
16384, 16384, 16384, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
79.6% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 31.9
MC Mixed 24.3
80% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 34.3
SC Mixed 26.2
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 91%

 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 4,239 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 169%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 169%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $2,086
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