MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 150%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 153%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 135%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 109%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics188% 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 Drive273% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B12
MotherboardMSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12)  (all builds)
Memory23.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '19 at 21:53
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8086K-$599
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
1-Core 157
2-Core 312
110% 235 Pts
4-Core 623
8-Core 986
102% 805 Pts
64-Core 1,231
83% 1,231 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,100
MSI(1462 3711) ≥ 4GB; MSI GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Ventus OC 11GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.91
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
188% Outstanding
Lighting 666
Reflection 602
Parallax 720
175% 663 fps
MRender 561
Gravity 668
Splatting 328
189% 519 fps
Poor: 112%
This bench: 188%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$350
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1443 1440 1444 1441 1445 1447 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
273% Outstanding
Read 2,000
Write 1,438
Mixed 855
SusWrite 1,443
320% 1,434 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 61.5
220% 80.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,272
DQ Write 403
DQ Mixed 455
436% 710 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 273%
Great: 282%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 91 90 92 92 93 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
62.2% Good
Read 125
Write 108
Mixed 77.2
SusWrite 91.3
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 85%
Seagate IronWolf 10TB (2016)-$249
1.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 162 167 163 162 161 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 219
Write 164
Mixed 119
SusWrite 163
122% 166 MB/s
4K Read 7.5
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 0.8
468% 3.97 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 110%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M4C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 37.5
MC Mixed 27.6
95% 33.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 41
SC Mixed 30
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 53.7
74% 53.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 111%
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 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 3,513 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z390 ACE (MS-7B12) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $2,102
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