MSI MS-17C5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 86.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics44.9% 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 Drive84.8% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star GE73 Raider RGB 8RF
MotherboardMSI MS-17C5  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181018
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 19 '21 at 22:06
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User QAT-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Memory 91.3
1-Core 122
2-Core 242
87% 152 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 639
70% 542 Pts
64-Core 744
50% 744 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 1215) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 27.21.14.6611
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
44.9% Average
Lighting 95.5
Reflection 58.9
Parallax 22.3
77% 58.9 fps
MRender 14.6
Gravity 7.8
Splatting 25.7
7% 16 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD9SN8W-128G-1006 128GB
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6103006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 120 111 111 111 111 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 484
Write 452
Mixed 300
SusWrite 122
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 76.1
4K Mixed 42
144% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 239
195% 277 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 85%
WD WD10SPZX-00HKTT0 1TB
888GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 111 114 111 114 113 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 138
Write 101
Mixed 69
SusWrite 111
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 5.5
4K Mixed 0.8
228% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CTD 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
47% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 12.9
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 15.8
46% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 47%
Great: 49%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-17C5 Builds (Compare 1,459 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-17C5

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