MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 117%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics140% 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 Drive88.9% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B12
MotherboardMSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)  (all builds)
Memory25.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 01 '19 at 22:24
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-9700K-$410
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
117% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 157
SC Mixed 151
121% 151 Pts
QC Int 563
QC Float 606
QC Mixed 572
131% 580 Pts
MC Int 1,075
MC Float 1,194
MC Mixed 1,126
169% 1,132 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 117%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
140% Outstanding
Lighting 637
Reflection 321
Parallax 377
168% 445 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 377
Splatting 239
119% 272 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 140%
Great: 130%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$250
581GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 112 111 108 108 108 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 1,565
Write 108
Mixed 190
SusWrite 108
105% 493 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 3
73% 16.5 MB/s
Poor: 172%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 356%
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$351
50GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 106 47 9.9 6.2 13 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
36.2% Below average
Read 456
Write 114
Mixed 174
SusWrite 47.5
43% 198 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 3.9
55% 12.7 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 119%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
2TB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 201 202 202 201 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 160
Mixed 29
SusWrite 201
103% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 2
370% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
PNY USB 3.0 FD 64GB
57GB free, PID 00ed
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 13 14 14 14 13 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
10.2% Very poor
Read 34.9
Write 20.5
Mixed 6
SusWrite 13.6
22% 18.8 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0
29% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.2%
Great: 28%
WD Elements 25A1 3TB
188GB free, PID 25a1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 56 53 53 53 53 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
36.2% Below average
Read 86.6
Write 71.5
Mixed 62
SusWrite 55.1
90% 68.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE16G4D30AEEA.K16FB 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 29.7
96% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 37.4
SC Mixed 28.1
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 59.3
68% 59.3 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) Builds (Compare 959 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 155%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 148%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $2,331
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