MSI MS-179B

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 65.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics65.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (32%). 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
SystemMicro-Star GP72VR 6RF
MotherboardMSI MS-179B  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160902
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateJan 21 '17 at 04:58
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 32%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-6300HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
65.7% Good
SC Int 93
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 91.7
76% 95.1 Pts
QC Int 332
QC Float 359
QC Mixed 341
78% 344 Pts
MC Int 334
MC Float 341
MC Mixed 326
50% 334 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11D7) 3GB
Driver: nvd3dumx Ver. 21.21.13.7633
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
65.7% Good
Lighting 187
Reflection 191
Parallax 210
60% 196 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 179
Splatting 159
70% 164 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS128G39MNC-3510A 128GB
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 50100P00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 483
Write 306
Mixed 329
82% 373 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 81.6
4K Mixed 14.3
104% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 13.7
72% 161 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 95%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
799GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Read 136
Write 108
Mixed 124
93% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.05
4K Mixed 0.17
67% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43BB1-CRC 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
39.5% Below average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 10.7
38% 13.3 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 10.7
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 70.6
57% 70.6 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 43%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI MS-179B

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