MSI MS-16Q4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 82.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics70.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive194% 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 GS65 Stealth 8SE
MotherboardMSI MS-16Q4  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190214
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 24 '19 at 19:30
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 1.2 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
1-Core 123
2-Core 243
86% 183 Pts
4-Core 459
8-Core 739
76% 599 Pts
64-Core 964
65% 964 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060
MSI(1462 1274) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2295 MHz, MLim: 3560 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
70.4% Very good
Lighting 269
Reflection 266
Parallax 276
70% 270 fps
MRender 267
Gravity 239
Splatting 184
71% 230 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 73%
Intel UHD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 1274) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.6709
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
6.21% Terrible
Lighting 20.2
Reflection 25.5
Parallax 22.9
5% 22.9 fps
MRender 24.4
Gravity 19.4
Splatting 32.4
7% 25.4 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.21%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN520 SDAPNUW-512G 512GB
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20140000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 816 746 747 748 746 749 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
194% Outstanding
Read 944
Write 823
Mixed 708
SusWrite 759
182% 808 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 61.9
209% 76.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,078
DQ Write 955
DQ Mixed 1,031
769% 1,021 MB/s
Poor: 128%
This bench: 194%
Great: 200%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
304GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 804 645 645 638 638 636 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 1,418
Write 1,268
Mixed 683
SusWrite 668
225% 1,009 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 54.3
189% 68.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,091
DQ Write 1,021
DQ Mixed 939
737% 1,017 MB/s
Poor: 157%
This bench: 203%
Great: 260%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7D8MB-16 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 25.1
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 32.8
SC Mixed 25.4
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 82%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16Q4 Builds (Compare 1,027 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI MS-16Q4

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