MSI MS-17C3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 47.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics26.9% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive76.8% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star GE73 7RD
MotherboardMSI MS-17C3  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180905
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 05 '19 at 03:59
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 17%
CPU Throttled 49%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
47.7% Average
Memory 72.8
1-Core 42.1
2-Core 83.1
44% 66 Pts
4-Core 124
8-Core 228
22% 176 Pts
64-Core 228
15% 228 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti (Mobile)
MSI(1462 120C) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 22.21.13.8264
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
26.9% Poor
Lighting 33.6
Reflection 28.9
Parallax 32.7
27% 31.7 fps
MRender 39.2
Gravity 32.6
Splatting 33.1
23% 35 fps
Poor: 24%
This bench: 26.9%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSNJ256G8NY 256GB
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JYXA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 374 388 412 394 366 314 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 426
Write 357
Mixed 376
SusWrite 375
86% 383 MB/s
4K Read 16.3
4K Write 42.6
4K Mixed 23.9
78% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 287
215% 285 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 97%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
815GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 126 126 129 128 128 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
77.3% Very good
Read 142
Write 140
Mixed 28.1
SusWrite 127
79% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
129% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43CB1-CRC 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
56.9% Above average
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 20.8
MC Mixed 21.5
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 12.1
34% 11.7 GB/s
Latency 95.1
42% 95.1 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-17C3 Builds (Compare 42 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-17C3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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