MSI MS-16J5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 81.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics8.4% 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.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
SystemMicro-Star GL62 7QF
MotherboardMSI MS-16J5  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 09:59
Run Duration92 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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 (94th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 117
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 395
QC Float 417
QC Mixed 396
91% 403 Pts
MC Int 519
MC Float 601
MC Mixed 574
84% 564 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 115A) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4590
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
8.4% Terrible
Lighting 22.8
Reflection 44.8
Parallax 23.7
7% 30.4 fps
MRender 16.4
Gravity 19.7
Splatting 33.9
9% 23.3 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 8.4%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
911GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
55.2% Above average
Read 99.4
Write 92.9
Mixed 103
74% 98.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.25
83% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GS6AFR8N-TF 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
41.1% Average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 11.6
38% 13.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 13.2
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 71
56% 71 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 42%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16J5 Builds (Compare 2,435 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI MS-16J5

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