MSI MS-7996

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics72.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive80.9% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (39%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star H110 Gaming Codex 3 (MS-B913)
MotherboardMSI MS-7996  (all builds)
Memory1.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170724
Uptime6.9 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 19:05
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 39%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7400-$182
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
60.2% Good
Memory 72.9
1-Core 88.6
2-Core 176
66% 113 Pts
4-Core 277
8-Core 271
38% 274 Pts
64-Core 330
22% 330 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
72.6% Very good
Lighting 294
Reflection 256
Parallax 261
77% 270 fps
MRender 175
Gravity 269
Splatting 210
73% 218 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend TS256GSSD230S 256GB
158GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0518F3S
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 280 323 362 346 363 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 398
Write 368
Mixed 308
SusWrite 318
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 62.2
4K Mixed 31.8
106% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 235
191% 266 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 117%
Netac MobileDataStar 253GB
141GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 37 38 40 39 40 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
13.3% Very poor
Read 39
Write 40
Mixed 38.2
SusWrite 38.1
9% 38.8 MB/s
4K Read 6.8
4K Write 8.9
4K Mixed 8.5
26% 8.07 MB/s
DQ Read 28.1
DQ Write 26.1
DQ Mixed 13.2
14% 22.5 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 13.3%
Great: 17%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
708GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 152 154 155 158 159 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 170
Mixed 101
SusWrite 154
111% 151 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
213% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4U7S8MH-8 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
29.7% Poor
MC Read 10.7
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 9.3
29% 10.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.1
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 8.1
22% 7.63 GB/s
Latency 94.9
42% 94.9 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 29.7%
Great: 45%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-7996 Builds (Compare 280 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-7996

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $596
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