MSI MS-17C5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 51.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics75.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.6% 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.
Very high background CPU (70%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star GP73 Leopard 8RF
MotherboardMSI MS-17C5  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190520
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateMay 14 '21 at 15:43
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 70%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th 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 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
51.2% Above average
Memory 29.7
1-Core 84
2-Core 174
50% 95.9 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 574
62% 481 Pts
64-Core 719
48% 719 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 1215) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 27.21.14.6627
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.7% Very good
Lighting 96.9
Reflection 112
Parallax 89.6
78% 99.4 fps
MRender 87.1
Gravity 90.4
Splatting 94.6
73% 90.7 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN520 SDAPNUW-256G 256GB
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20140000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 216 198 206 197 201 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 714
Write 732
Mixed 653
SusWrite 226
130% 581 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 42.6
4K Mixed 28
104% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 618
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 468
346% 464 MB/s
Poor: 96%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 170%
Seagate ST1000LM048-2E7172 1TB
558GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 104 103 99 90 91 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 66.6
Write 96.6
Mixed 56.2
SusWrite 98.5
58% 79.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.9
4K Mixed 0.5
161% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CTD 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
23% Poor
MC Read 7.6
MC Write 9.9
MC Mixed 8.2
24% 8.57 GB/s
SC Read 4.4
SC Write 7.4
SC Mixed 4.1
15% 5.3 GB/s
Latency 256
16% 256 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 23%
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 1,469 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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