MSI MS-16P5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive66.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (69%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 99% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star GP63 Leopard 8RE
MotherboardMSI MS-16P5  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 01 '19 at 16:18
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 69%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
69.5% Good
1-Core 118
2-Core 203
77% 160 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 572
59% 461 Pts
64-Core 778
52% 778 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 1214) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 26.21.14.3648
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 30
Reflection 30
Parallax 114
8% 57.9 fps
Gravity 159
Splatting 129
54% 144 fps
Poor: 28% Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSNJ256G8NY 256GB
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JYXA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 252 229 262 233 245 352 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
66.6% Good
Read 347
Write 232
Mixed 292
SusWrite 262
64% 283 MB/s
4K Read 9
4K Write 48.7
4K Mixed 33
82% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 186
147% 209 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 97%
Pcie SSD 512GB
160GB free
Firmware: E8FM12.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 519 472 469 444 446 364 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 487
Write 899
Mixed 595
SusWrite 452
138% 608 MB/s
4K Read 15.1
4K Write 42.7
4K Mixed 34.3
89% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 721
DQ Write 741
DQ Mixed 619
496% 694 MB/s
Poor: 125%
This bench: 108%
Great: 232%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
783GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 129 130 132 130 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
73.5% Very good
Read 127
Write 117
Mixed 25.3
SusWrite 130
72% 99.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7S8MH-8 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
73.9% Very good
MC Read 29
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 21.1
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 22.4
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 77%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16P5 Builds (Compare 3,133 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: MSI MS-16P5

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