MSI MS-7996

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics88.5% 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 Drive92.2% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star H110 Gaming Codex 3 (MS-B913)
MotherboardMSI MS-7996  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161123
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 19:14
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 15%
Watch Gameplay: 2060 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7400-$205
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
77.9% Very good
Memory 90
1-Core 92
2-Core 201
75% 128 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 392
52% 386 Pts
64-Core 378
25% 378 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
Gigabyte(1458 3FC1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (48th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
88.5% Excellent
Lighting 113
Reflection 108
Parallax 122
91% 114 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 101
Splatting 92.4
85% 109 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$130
221GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 227 240 233 228 224 215 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Read 443
Write 257
Mixed 262
SusWrite 228
66% 297 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 38.9
154% 58.5 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 231
DQ Mixed 247
200% 286 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 134%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
219GB free
Firmware: 1A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 85 87 87 87 86 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
49.5% Average
Read 85.9
Write 84.2
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 86.1
62% 84.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
210% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
67.5% Good
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 22.1
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 22.1
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 21: 2R 2G 5B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
21% 17% 53 316 248 60 27.5" 1920 1080 SAM0C4D U28E590
Typical MS-7996 Builds (Compare 594 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-7996

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $605
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
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