MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 271%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 273%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics269% 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 Drive121% 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.
Very high background CPU (65%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B12
MotherboardMSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)  (all builds)
Memory27.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191230
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 02 '21 at 13:53
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 65%
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 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$368
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 144
2-Core 305
102% 182 Pts
4-Core 610
8-Core 1,178
111% 894 Pts
64-Core 1,509
101% 1,509 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,264
Zotac(19DA 4513) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3600 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
269% Outstanding
Lighting 363
Reflection 481
Parallax 424
293% 422 fps
MRender 514
Gravity 260
Splatting 239
241% 338 fps
Poor: 136%
This bench: 269%
Great: 201%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$68
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 90 57 28 12 55 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 1,357
Write 907
Mixed 851
SusWrite 100
178% 804 MB/s
4K Read 53.9
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 22.1
186% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 16.2
DQ Mixed 27
57% 125 MB/s
Poor: 97%
This bench: 121%
Great: 208%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
94GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 466 470 479 478 471 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 490
Mixed 449
SusWrite 466
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 58.1
195% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 357
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 125%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
791GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 165 169 170 168 170 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 119
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 168
99% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 37.4
MC Mixed 29.3
96% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 44
SC Mixed 31.5
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 103%

 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 4,472 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: 51% - Above average Total price: $2,308
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