MSI MS-179C

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 74.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics92.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive231% 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.
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 GE72MVR 7RG
MotherboardMSI MS-179C  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 18:54
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
74.2% Very good
SC Int 108
SC Float 82.2
SC Mixed 84.8
73% 91.7 Pts
QC Int 360
QC Float 397
QC Mixed 395
87% 384 Pts
MC Int 530
MC Float 603
MC Mixed 578
85% 570 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11DE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Lighting 299
Reflection 307
Parallax 283
91% 296 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 257
Splatting 229
94% 222 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 101%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$230
332GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
231% Outstanding
Read 1,980
Write 1,320
Mixed 1,200
332% 1,500 MB/s
4K Read 53.3
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 46.4
193% 66.3 MB/s
DQ Read 409
DQ Write 164
DQ Mixed 115
130% 229 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 231%
Great: 279%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
699GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 106
Write 101
Mixed 104
78% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.19
53% 0.41 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7S8MB-8 9905624-008.A00G 16GB
2400, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
73.6% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 21
74% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 23.5
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 68.3
59% 68.3 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 74%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-179C Builds (Compare 324 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-179C

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $280Nvidia GTX 1070 $430Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $290Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $275Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $138
Intel Core i5-7600K $210AMD RX 480 $400Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $110
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $205SanDisk Extreme 64GB $50
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $931SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $53Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $220SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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