MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 210%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 191%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics211% 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 Drive96.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201228
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 16:14
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 97.8
1-Core 143
2-Core 286
100% 176 Pts
4-Core 568
8-Core 904
94% 736 Pts
64-Core 1,120
75% 1,120 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 102%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080
Gainward(10B0 2216) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing below potential (46th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
211% Outstanding
Lighting 276
Reflection 347
Parallax 0.2
223% 208 fps
MRender 318
Gravity 230
Splatting 174
196% 241 fps
Poor: 179%
This bench: 211%
Great: 230%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$120
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 169 406 262 317 483 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 309
Mixed 303
SusWrite 302
79% 356 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 85.1
4K Mixed 38.3
137% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 67.6
126% 251 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 111%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$46
132GB free
Firmware: CXB73H1Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 510 322 321 318 319 320 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 1,989
Write 1,323
Mixed 1,014
SusWrite 352
259% 1,169 MB/s
4K Read 52.7
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 68.2
229% 79.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,071
DQ Write 905
DQ Mixed 923
709% 966 MB/s
Poor: 109%
This bench: 216%
Great: 242%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4000 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
114% Outstanding
MC Read 41.6
MC Write 45.9
MC Mixed 31.8
114% 39.8 GB/s
SC Read 24.6
SC Write 50.7
SC Mixed 36.7
107% 37.3 GB/s
Latency 46.9
85% 46.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 114%
Great: 125%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 10 8 240 24.5" 1280 720 DELA161 AW2521HFA
Typical MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) Builds (Compare 5,468 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 170%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 169%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $2,333
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