MSI MS-179B

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 83.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics68% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive114% 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.
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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star GE72VR 7RF
MotherboardMSI MS-179B  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170731
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 12:05
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 (99th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
SC Int 96
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 110
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 341
QC Float 422
QC Mixed 423
90% 396 Pts
MC Int 533
MC Float 600
MC Mixed 573
85% 569 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11D7) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 22.21.13.8541
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
68% Good
Lighting 206
Reflection 202
Parallax 202
63% 204 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 190
Splatting 165
71% 168 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 68%
Great: 65%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB
163GB free
Firmware: MAV2100Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 480
Mixed 494
110% 493 MB/s
4K Read 43.3
4K Write 99.4
4K Mixed 46.3
178% 63 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 30
79% 165 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 114%
Great: 125%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
848GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
66.8% Good
Read 123
Write 110
Mixed 123
90% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.16
68% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7D8MB-16 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
43.5% Average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 12.8
41% 14.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 15.2
SC Mixed 14.8
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 73.4
54% 73.4 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 45%
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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 904 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-179B

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Intel Core i7-7700K $288Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
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Intel Core i5-7600K $200Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $148
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $189SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $1,050SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $55Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $195SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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