MSI MS-16H8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
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 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 67.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics21.6% 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 Drive193% 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.
SystemMicro-Star WS60 6QJ
MotherboardMSI MS-16H8  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170929
Uptime3.6 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 19:44
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%
CPU Throttled 99%

 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 Xeon E3-1505M v5
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
67.7% Good
SC Int 92.3
SC Float 99.3
SC Mixed 94.9
76% 95.5 Pts
QC Int 321
QC Float 339
QC Mixed 332
75% 331 Pts
MC Int 486
MC Float 534
MC Mixed 506
76% 509 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro M2000M
MSI(1462 116B) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 22.21.13.8205
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
21.6% Poor
Lighting 66
Reflection 42.6
Parallax 62.2
20% 56.9 fps
MRender 50.6
Gravity 67.4
Splatting 37.5
23% 51.8 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 21.6%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 256GB
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 725 612 734 298 256 316 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
193% Outstanding
Read 2,580
Write 932
Mixed 756
SusWrite 490
260% 1,189 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 58.6
4K Mixed 37.6
113% 39.4 MB/s
DQ Read 656
DQ Write 419
DQ Mixed 576
419% 550 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 193%
Great: 249%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
416GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 78 80 79 78 79 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
49.7% Average
Read 95
Write 86.5
Mixed 19.3
SusWrite 78.2
50% 69.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
122% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GS7AFR8N-TF 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
68.6% Good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 22
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 20.8
56% 19.7 GB/s
Latency 95.1
42% 95.1 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 77%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16H8 Builds (Compare 280 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16H8

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