MSI MS-179B

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 75.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics62.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). 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 GE72VR 7RF
MotherboardMSI MS-179B  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161120
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 00:35
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 13%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 above expectations (81st percentile)
75.2% Very good
SC Int 97.4
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 105
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 377
QC Float 393
QC Mixed 372
86% 381 Pts
MC Int 515
MC Float 577
MC Mixed 545
82% 546 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11D7) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 24.21.13.9882
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
62.1% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 180
Parallax 183
57% 183 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 169
Splatting 147
66% 155 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG5 256GB
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 263 100 177 199 197 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
Read 384
Write 296
Mixed 250
SusWrite 168
61% 275 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 40.2
148% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 142
148% 242 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 96%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
29GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 80 82 81 80 81 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
47.4% Average
Read 84.2
Write 78.5
Mixed 18
SusWrite 80.8
47% 65.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 76%
SDXC Card 64GB
2GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 30 30 30 30 30 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
14.4% Very poor
Read 26.5
Write 20
Mixed 20.5
SusWrite 29.6
33% 24.1 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 1.5
102% 2.67 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 14.4%
Great: 35%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
70.1% Very good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 20.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 27.4
SC Mixed 22
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 75.3
53% 75.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 78%
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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 2,092 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 61%
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Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-179B

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