MSI MS-17A1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 85.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics96.6% 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 Drive263% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star GT73EVR 7RE
MotherboardMSI MS-17A1  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170505
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 03:11
Run Duration104 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 way above expectations (87th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
SC Int 113
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 425
QC Float 431
QC Mixed 436
98% 431 Pts
MC Int 540
MC Float 608
MC Mixed 587
86% 578 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11B7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.16
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Lighting 294
Reflection 314
Parallax 296
91% 301 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 280
Splatting 240
100% 236 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$248
439GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
263% Outstanding
Read 1,857
Write 1,658
Mixed 1,655
384% 1,723 MB/s
4K Read 50.2
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 58.3
231% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 444
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 26.5
119% 269 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 263%
Great: 345%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
919GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
66% Good
Read 119
Write 111
Mixed 116
87% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.2
76% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 66%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7D8MH-16 85F7 J642GU42J7240N4 32GB
2400, 2400 MHz
16384, 16384 MB
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
44.4% Average
MC Read 15.5
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 13.3
42% 14.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 15.9
SC Mixed 16
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 72.7
55% 72.7 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 81%
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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 1,208 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI MS-17A1

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