MSI MS-16Q4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive136% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star GS65 Stealth 9SD
MotherboardMSI MS-16Q4  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190812
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 02:40
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Memory 89.6
1-Core 126
2-Core 238
88% 151 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 641
69% 535 Pts
64-Core 760
51% 760 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 1274) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7262
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 20
Reflection 228
Parallax 26.8
5% 91.7 fps
Gravity 21.5
Splatting 36.3
7% 28.9 fps
Poor: 4% Great: 7%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston RBUSNS8154P3512GJ 512GB
358GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK11.C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 642 455 465 435 429 426 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 698
Write 780
Mixed 780
SusWrite 475
154% 683 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 68.7
4K Mixed 41.4
136% 47 MB/s
DQ Read 922
DQ Write 738
DQ Mixed 816
615% 826 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 136%
Great: 144%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6DJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 22.9
82% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 35.2
SC Mixed 25.8
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16Q4 Builds (Compare 1,689 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI MS-16Q4

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