MSI MS-179F

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive164% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). 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 GF72 8RD
MotherboardMSI MS-179F  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180904
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 23:32
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 16%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
SC Int 114
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 121
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 434
QC Float 473
QC Mixed 458
103% 455 Pts
MC Int 893
MC Float 1,028
MC Mixed 910
141% 944 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 97%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN520 SDAPNUW-256G 256GB
204GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20140000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 507 419 422 420 421 418 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Read 934
Write 725
Mixed 695
SusWrite 434
156% 697 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 58.5
193% 72.3 MB/s
DQ Read 854
DQ Write 968
DQ Mixed 724
597% 849 MB/s
Poor: 103%
This bench: 164%
Great: 164%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$105
432GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 417 420 419 423 418 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 434
Write 414
Mixed 329
SusWrite 420
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 47
156% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 320
240% 321 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 106%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CTD 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
46.8% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 13.3
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 16.7
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 49%
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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-179F Builds (Compare 144 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-179F

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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $120SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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