MSI MS-17A1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 56.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics14.9% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive183% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star GT73VR 6RF
MotherboardMSI MS-17A1  (all builds)
Memory24.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180116
Uptime1 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 20:45
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6820HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
56.4% Above average
1-Core 93.3
2-Core 168
62% 131 Pts
4-Core 287
8-Core 508
50% 398 Pts
64-Core 511
34% 511 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11BB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (50 fps cap detected)
14.9% Very poor
Lighting 50
Reflection 50
Parallax 50
13% 50 fps
MRender 50
Gravity 51.3
Splatting 50
15% 50.4 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 512GB
144GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 423 460 501 429 429 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
183% Outstanding
Read 2,087
Write 898
Mixed 973
SusWrite 441
242% 1,100 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 89.4
4K Mixed 43.3
131% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 830
DQ Write 586
DQ Mixed 621
487% 679 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 183%
Great: 331%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 118 119 120 118 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Read 130
Write 124
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 118
72% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7S8MB-8 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
MC Read 29.3
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 26.4
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.3
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 81.6%
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-17A1 Builds (Compare 1,957 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-17A1

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