MSI MS-17A1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive259% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (40%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
SystemMicro-Star GT73VR 6RF
MotherboardMSI MS-17A1  (all builds)
Memory21.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161125
Uptime5.9 Days
Run DateOct 10 '17 at 21:02
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 40%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6820HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
57.4% Above average
1-Core 89.4
2-Core 173
62% 131 Pts
4-Core 306
8-Core 468
50% 387 Pts
64-Core 480
32% 480 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 (Mobile)
MSI(1462 11BB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 399
Reflection 369
Parallax 430
105% 399 fps
MRender 231
Gravity 378
Splatting 240
101% 283 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 512GB
258GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
259% Outstanding
Read 2,503
Write 1,844
Mixed 1,931
465% 2,093 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 80.2
4K Mixed 24.7
131% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 39.7
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 96.2
96% 144 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 259%
Great: 321%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
689GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 117
Write 129
Mixed 126
94% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.55
4K Mixed 0.19
81% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4S7S8MB-8 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
65.4% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 25.3
MC Mixed 21
67% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 17.9
54% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 74.7
54% 74.7 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 82%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-17A1 Builds (Compare 2,052 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-17A1

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