MSI MS-16K2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics48.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star GS63VR 7RF
MotherboardMSI MS-16K2  (all builds)
Memory10.8 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 00:38
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
79.8% Very good
Memory 88.8
1-Core 106
2-Core 208
79% 134 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 550
60% 466 Pts
64-Core 553
37% 553 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11AD) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 27.21.14.5671
Performing below potential (67th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
48.6% Average
Lighting 192
Reflection 186
Parallax 186
51% 188 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 172
Splatting 156
49% 157 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSNJ256G8NY 256GB
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JYXA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 314 200 196 291 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 466
Write 363
Mixed 371
SusWrite 249
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 18.8
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 39.5
125% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 319
238% 316 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 97%
Seagate ST1000LM048-2E7172 1TB
162GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 108 107 111 111 111 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
41.9% Average
Read 40.5
Write 40
Mixed 42
SusWrite 105
42% 56.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.4
115% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 41.9%
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 above expectations (86th percentile)
76.3% Very good
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 22
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 28.5
SC Mixed 24.1
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 76.3%
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 989 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16K2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER
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HDDRAMUSB
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