MSI MS-179B

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.8% 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 Drive77.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star GE72VR 7RF
MotherboardMSI MS-179B  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 20:02
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU10%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i7-7700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
79% Very good
SC Int 112
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 115
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 372
QC Float 401
QC Mixed 382
87% 385 Pts
MC Int 529
MC Float 603
MC Mixed 575
85% 569 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 79%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11D7) 3GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 22.21.13.8476
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Lighting 172
Reflection 162
Parallax 154
51% 163 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 172
Splatting 147
66% 156 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron_1100_MTFDDAV256TBN 256GB
174GB free
Firmware: M0MU020 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 474
Write 411
Mixed 450
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 97.8
4K Mixed 16.8
106% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 21.1
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 57.7
46% 62.3 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 96%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
334GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
54.1% Above average
Read 90.3
Write 98.2
Mixed 97.1
72% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.19
75% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6AFR8N-UH 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
42.7% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 11
40% 14.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 13.2
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 42.7%
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 764 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-179B

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