MSI MS-179B

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics64.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive154% 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.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star GP72MVR 7RFX
MotherboardMSI MS-179B  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171027
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 01:54
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i5-7300HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
66.7% Good
SC Int 88.1
SC Float 98.3
SC Mixed 91.1
74% 92.5 Pts
QC Int 326
QC Float 378
QC Mixed 348
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 327
MC Float 370
MC Mixed 350
52% 349 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11D7) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 24.21.13.9924
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
64.4% Good
Lighting 192
Reflection 183
Parallax 204
61% 193 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 174
Splatting 156
67% 158 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$124
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 572 669 652 670 665 640 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
154% Outstanding
Read 885
Write 746
Mixed 549
SusWrite 645
158% 706 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 44.5
170% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 446
DQ Write 774
DQ Mixed 589
453% 603 MB/s
Poor: 111%
This bench: 154%
Great: 206%
WD WD20SPZX-11CRAT0 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 103 99 107 110 114 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Read 82.8
Write 76
Mixed 55
SusWrite 106
59% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 0.7
182% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43CB1-CRC 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
71.5% Very good
MC Read 26.7
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 22.6
74% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 25.1
SC Mixed 21.1
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 77.2
52% 77.2 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-179B Builds (Compare 2,247 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-179B

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