MSI MS-1774

Performance Results

Gaming 28%
Desktop 61%
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 67.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics22.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive72.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star GS70 2QC
MotherboardMSI MS-1774  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150203
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateMay 19 '17 at 19:36
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 i7-4720HQ
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
67.1% Good
SC Int 98.1
SC Float 99.4
SC Mixed 94.5
78% 97.3 Pts
QC Int 320
QC Float 350
QC Mixed 331
76% 334 Pts
MC Int 435
MC Float 466
MC Mixed 474
69% 458 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960M
MSI(1462 1103) 2GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver.
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
22.8% Poor
Lighting 71.2
Reflection 45
Parallax 64.8
21% 60.3 fps
MRender 52.3
Gravity 71.1
Splatting 39.4
24% 54.3 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 22.8%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston RBU-SMS100S3128GD 128GB
26GB free
Firmware: S8FM06.9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
72.6% Very good
Read 487
Write 319
Mixed 387
88% 397 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 67.7
4K Mixed 9.27
88% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 9.33
60% 137 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 73%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
300GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
72.2% Very good
Read 130
Write 121
Mixed 97.6
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.2
79% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI16D3LS1MNG/8G 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
53.5% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 20.3
MC Mixed 16.2
54% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 18
SC Mixed 17.3
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 76.6
52% 76.6 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-1774 Builds (Compare 27 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 26%
Desktop 54%
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI MS-1774

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