MSI MS-1797

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 54.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics13% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive106% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 96% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star CX72 7QL
MotherboardMSI MS-1797  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161109
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 01:41
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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 i5-7200U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
54.5% Above average
SC Int 92.4
SC Float 98.5
SC Mixed 94.7
76% 95.2 Pts
QC Int 235
QC Float 268
QC Mixed 251
57% 251 Pts
MC Int 239
MC Float 272
MC Mixed 263
39% 258 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia 940MX
MSI(1462 11A3) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 24.21.13.9924
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
13% Very poor
Lighting 45.8
Reflection 30.1
Parallax 40.1
14% 38.7 fps
MRender 15.8
Gravity 45.8
Splatting 23
13% 28.2 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 13%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 323 321 320 320 304 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 461
Mixed 394
SusWrite 323
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 79.9
4K Mixed 47.3
162% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 353
267% 358 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 106%
Great: 119%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 1TB
459GB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 106 118 117 117 116 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
48.7% Average
Read 56.6
Write 121
Mixed 109
SusWrite 112
74% 99.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GS6AFR8N-TF 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
41.6% Average
MC Read 14.2
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 12.3
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 12.8
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 42%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-1797 Builds (Compare 60 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI MS-1797

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