MSI MS-179B

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
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 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 57.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics59.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive85.1% 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star GP72VR 6RF
MotherboardMSI MS-179B  (all builds)
Memory3.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160902
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 12:04
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 24%

 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 i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
57.2% Above average
SC Int 73.5
SC Float 80.9
SC Mixed 80
62% 78.1 Pts
QC Int 277
QC Float 280
QC Mixed 274
63% 277 Pts
MC Int 462
MC Float 525
MC Mixed 490
74% 492 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11D7) 3GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 22.21.13.8253
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Lighting 179
Reflection 176
Parallax 184
54% 180 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 171
Splatting 152
76% 157 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS128G39MNC-3510A 128GB
40GB free
Firmware: 50100P00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 492
Write 365
Mixed 417
94% 425 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 70.2
4K Mixed 20.5
105% 39.4 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 44.9
97% 197 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 92%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
906GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
71% Very good
Read 124
Write 124
Mixed 120
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.2
73% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 71%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7S8MB-8 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
35.4% Below average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 10.5
36% 12.6 GB/s
SC Read 7.1
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 8
22% 7.6 GB/s
Latency 86.5
46% 86.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 44%
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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 517 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-179B

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