MSI MS-17A1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics39.1% 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 Drive314% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star GT73VR 7RF
MotherboardMSI MS-17A1  (all builds)
Memory23.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161117
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 14:54
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 i7-7820HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
75.7% Very good
SC Int 89.5
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 102
79% 98.5 Pts
QC Int 361
QC Float 384
QC Mixed 376
85% 374 Pts
MC Int 540
MC Float 613
MC Mixed 581
86% 578 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11BB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
39.1% Below average
Lighting 49
Reflection 30
Parallax 152
27% 77.1 fps
MRender 23.3
Gravity 152
Splatting 173
48% 116 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 129%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 512GB
317GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
314% Outstanding
Read 2,651
Write 2,073
Mixed 2,382
528% 2,369 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 53.9
195% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 498
DQ Write 462
DQ Mixed 218
235% 393 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 314%
Great: 345%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
679GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
65.8% Good
Read 115
Write 114
Mixed 120
88% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.19
67% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7D8MB-16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
80% Very good
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 25.9
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 22.3
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 74.5
54% 74.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-17A1 Builds (Compare 399 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI MS-17A1

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