MSI MS-179B

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics6.9% 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.
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 99% 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.
SystemMicro-Star GP72MVR 7RFX
MotherboardMSI MS-179B  (all builds)
Memory3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170930
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 02:26
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU10%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 below expectations (28th percentile)
60.9% Good
SC Int 58.3
SC Float 87.3
SC Mixed 73.9
58% 73.2 Pts
QC Int 260
QC Float 316
QC Mixed 331
68% 303 Pts
MC Int 294
MC Float 344
MC Mixed 341
49% 326 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 11D7) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4708
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
6.9% Terrible
Lighting 16.7
Reflection 30.3
Parallax 18.5
5% 21.8 fps
MRender 14.7
Gravity 17.1
Splatting 28.2
8% 20 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.9%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXB7401Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 936
Write 693
Mixed 518
158% 716 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 57.4
170% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 840
DQ Write 526
DQ Mixed 671
503% 679 MB/s
Poor: 113% Great: 203%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
703GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 116 106 119 120 120 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 124
Write 115
Mixed 31
SusWrite 115
70% 96.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
125% 1 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43CB1-CRC 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
26.4% Poor
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 7.2
MC Mixed 7.7
25% 8.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 9.8
25% 8.8 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 26.4%
Great: 43%
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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 2,237 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
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Desktop
Desktop 62%
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Workstation
Workstation 47%
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Motherboard: MSI MS-179B

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