MSI MS-17B1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 30.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics5.78% 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 Drive99.6% 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.
CPU throttled at 49% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemMicro-Star GS73VR 7RF
MotherboardMSI MS-17B1  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 29 '19 at 20:00
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU10%
CPU Throttled 49%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 1.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
30.4% Below average
1-Core 49.3
2-Core 96.7
34% 73 Pts
4-Core 156
8-Core 237
25% 196 Pts
64-Core 226
15% 226 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 30.4%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 11AC) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7158
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
5.78% Terrible
Lighting 22.5
Reflection 136
Parallax 26
6% 61.6 fps
MRender 15.2
Gravity 21.1
Splatting 35.4
6% 23.9 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.78%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXZ7500Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 44 47 47 46 47 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Read 2,018
Write 50
Mixed 92.5
SusWrite 45.9
115% 552 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 1.6
60% 13.5 MB/s
Poor: 146%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 305%
Seagate ST2000LM015-2E8174 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 10 11 12 11 12 12 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
31.2% Below average
Read 97.5
Write 13.2
Mixed 24
SusWrite 11.3
27% 36.5 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
55% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 31.2%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CRC 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
41.9% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 12.5
41% 14.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 13.6
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 99.6
40% 99.6 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 45%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-17B1 Builds (Compare 1,287 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 46%
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Motherboard: MSI MS-17B1

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Intel Core i5-9600K $218Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $46
Intel Core i5-9400F $155Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $340Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $204
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $643SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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