MSI MS-16Q2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics6.5% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive216% 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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star GS65 Stealth Thin 8RF
MotherboardMSI MS-16Q2  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180827
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 11:17
Run Duration196 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
77% Very good
1-Core 117
2-Core 237
83% 177 Pts
4-Core 433
8-Core 640
69% 536 Pts
64-Core 730
49% 730 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 77%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 1227) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6373
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
6.5% Terrible
Lighting 22
Reflection 256
Parallax 23.5
6% 101 fps
MRender 23.8
Gravity 19.8
Splatting 33.8
7% 25.8 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.5%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM981 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
233GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 201Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 774 500 495 490 466 482 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 1,460
Write 1,827
Mixed 1,365
SusWrite 535
292% 1,296 MB/s
4K Read 55.9
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 72.5
239% 81.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,214
DQ Write 1,046
DQ Mixed 1,100
833% 1,120 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 216%
Great: 294%
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$96
129GB free
Firmware: Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 864 552 557 559 556 560 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
196% Outstanding
Read 1,031
Write 1339
Mixed 986
SusWrite 608
224% 991 MB/s
4K Read 60.4
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 73
241% 79.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,206
DQ Write 721
DQ Mixed 1026
747% 985 MB/s
Poor: 91%
This bench: 196%
Great: 147%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43CB1-CRC 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.7% Very good
MC Read 29
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 20.8
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 24
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.7%
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-16Q2 Builds (Compare 2,210 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-16Q2

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