MSI MS-16K2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 49.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics8.41% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive66.2% 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 (18%). 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 GS63VR 7RF
MotherboardMSI MS-16K2  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170512
Uptime55.8 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 00:02
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%
CPU Throttled 49%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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)
49.3% Average
Memory 75
1-Core 34.9
2-Core 68
41% 59.3 Pts
4-Core 130
8-Core 187
20% 158 Pts
64-Core 209
14% 209 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 11AD) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4708
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
8.41% Terrible
Lighting 7.63
Reflection 52
Parallax 7.38
9% 22.3 fps
MRender 10.9
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 15.7
7% 11.2 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 8.41%
Great: 8%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSNJ256G8NY 256GB
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JYXA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 286 344 115 139 102 98 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
66.2% Good
Read 382
Write 381
Mixed 353
SusWrite 181
73% 324 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 41.2
4K Mixed 27.6
86% 29.2 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 261
DQ Mixed 264
205% 282 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 97%
Seagate ST1000LM048-2E7172 1TB
162GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 75 77 74 77 77 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
36.6% Below average
Read 51
Write 47.5
Mixed 33.5
SusWrite 75.7
38% 51.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 0.1
91% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43BB1-CRC 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
58.7% Above average
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 21.5
63% 22 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 12.4
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 90.4
44% 90.4 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16K2 Builds (Compare 1,085 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
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Desktop
Desktop 76%
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Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16K2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER
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Intel Core i5-10600K $250Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $190Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $181
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $64SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $71SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $639SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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