MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics90.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B12
MotherboardMSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191230
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 07 '21 at 15:40
Run Duration223 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$270
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 95.9
1-Core 145
2-Core 291
100% 177 Pts
4-Core 570
8-Core 1,122
104% 846 Pts
64-Core 1,124
76% 1,124 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 101%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.63
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Lighting 117
Reflection 163
Parallax 110
95% 130 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 101
Splatting 92.6
86% 110 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$109
119GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,560
Write 2,250
Mixed 1,529
469% 2,113 MB/s
4K Read 68.2
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 88.6
294% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1006
DQ Write 1,439
DQ Mixed 1,162
895% 1,202 MB/s
Poor: 154% Great: 280%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
265GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 487 488 489 490 412 290 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 484
Mixed 462
SusWrite 443
107% 475 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 96.5
4K Mixed 56
188% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 354
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 122%
Great: 129%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
406GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 487 488 489 490 415 295 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 485
Mixed 455
SusWrite 444
107% 474 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 56.1
192% 67.8 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 353
266% 357 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 123%
Great: 129%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$53
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 206 214 217 218 214 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 140
Write 181
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 211
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
85% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 43.2
MC Write 46.4
MC Mixed 31
115% 40.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 48.5
SC Mixed 30.2
96% 33.6 GB/s
Latency 54.2
74% 54.2 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 112%
Great: 114%

 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 5,032 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 169%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 168%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) - $289

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $2,395
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