MSI MS-16J4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 29%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 31.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics4.77% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 (58%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star GE62 6QF
MotherboardMSI MS-16J4  (all builds)
Memory6.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160426
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 05:07
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User NIC-User
Background CPU 58%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
31.4% Below average
1-Core 57.9
2-Core 86.9
36% 72.4 Pts
4-Core 147
8-Core 258
25% 203 Pts
64-Core 323
22% 323 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 31.4%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Mobile Skylake)
MSI(1462 116D) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4749
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
4.77% Terrible
Lighting 17
Reflection 104
Parallax 17.8
4% 46.2 fps
MRender 14.5
Gravity 16.9
Splatting 27
5% 19.5 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.77%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSNJ128G8NY 128GB
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JYXA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 17 17 19 19 21 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 53% Great: 96%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
460GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 113 111 113 114 112 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
66.6% Good
Read 120
Write 120
Mixed 25.5
SusWrite 112
68% 94.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43BB0-CPB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
51.2% Above average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 17.4
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 7.8
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 12.7
28% 9.97 GB/s
Latency 81.1
49% 81.1 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16J4 Builds (Compare 1,488 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI MS-16J4

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