MSI MS-176K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 1%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 50.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.18% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star GX70 3BE
MotherboardMSI MS-176K  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130507
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateJul 25 '17 at 15:08
Run Duration100 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD A10-5750M APU
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
50.9% Above average
Memory 73.4
1-Core 56.4
2-Core 103
49% 77.7 Pts
4-Core 168
8-Core 166
22% 166 Pts
64-Core 150
9% 150 Pts
Poor: 21%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 8650G
MSI(1462 10EF) 768MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
3.18% Terrible
Lighting 3.73
Reflection 4.92
Parallax 6.09
3% 4.92 fps
MRender 2.29
Gravity 5
Splatting 4.96
4% 4.08 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.18%
Great: 19%
Drive BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
HGST Travelstar 7K750 2.5" 750GB-$77
334GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JF4OA0D0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
51.6% Above average
Read 89.7
Write 90.2
Mixed 84.6
66% 88.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.33
4K Mixed 0.21
64% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Adata MIF4D1D167HZ1J 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
20.4% Poor
MC Read 9.1
MC Write 3.9
MC Mixed 6
18% 6.33 GB/s
SC Read 6.7
SC Write 4.7
SC Mixed 7.3
18% 6.23 GB/s
Latency 93.8
43% 93.8 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 20.4%
Great: 32%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-176K Builds (Compare 33 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-176K

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 23% - Poor Total price: $49
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