MSI GS66 Stealth

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 86%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics53.9% 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 Drive297% 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI GS66 Stealth  (all builds)
MotherboardMicro-Star MS-16V1
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200515
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 19 '21 at 05:51
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
86% Excellent
Memory 93.8
1-Core 130
2-Core 252
92% 159 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 630
68% 526 Pts
64-Core 824
55% 824 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 86%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 with Max-Q Design
MSI(1462 12AE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
53.9% Above average
Lighting 94.4
Reflection 13.3
Parallax 101
76% 69.4 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 15.3
Splatting 89.2
28% 79.7 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 93%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-1T00-1032 1TB
801GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1619 1672 1663 1734 1736 1731 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
297% Outstanding
Read 1,981
Write 2,265
Mixed 1,774
SusWrite 1,693
435% 1,928 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 61.9
227% 85 MB/s
DQ Read 1,148
DQ Write 875
DQ Mixed 1,028
764% 1,017 MB/s
Poor: 193%
This bench: 297%
Great: 309%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6DJR8N-XN 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (55th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
85.1% Excellent
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 23.8
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 28.6
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 14%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 14%
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System: MSI GS66 Stealth - $1,599

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Total price: $1,599
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