MSI MS-16K2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 51.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics39.6% 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 Drive88.7% 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.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star Please change product name
MotherboardMSI MS-16K2  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180116
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 16 '19 at 01:40
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
51.5% Above average
1-Core 81.5
2-Core 158
57% 120 Pts
4-Core 289
8-Core 474
48% 381 Pts
64-Core 465
31% 465 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11AD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2212 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (141 fps cap detected)
39.6% Below average
Lighting 142
Reflection 142
Parallax 139
37% 141 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 143
Splatting 141
44% 142 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 39.6%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3512GG2 512GB
131GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 345 253 322 290 236 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 472
Write 275
Mixed 343
SusWrite 244
74% 334 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 36.6
133% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 111
139% 246 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 98%
Seagate Ultra Slim MT 2TB
218GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 66 68 63 69 68 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
36% Below average
Read 56.5
Write 84.7
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 68.2
55% 73.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 36%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7S8MB-8 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
72.7% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 22.2
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 25.3
SC Mixed 20.4
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 77.7
52% 77.7 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 72.7%
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-16K2 Builds (Compare 3,377 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-16K2

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