MSI MS-16J5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics22.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive70.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemMicro-Star GL62 6QF
MotherboardMSI MS-16J5  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170215
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJun 12 '19 at 13:37
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
60.2% Good
1-Core 95.1
2-Core 185
66% 140 Pts
4-Core 338
8-Core 495
54% 416 Pts
64-Core 480
32% 480 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960M
MSI(1462 115A) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 26.21.14.3086
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
22.2% Poor
Lighting 69.3
Reflection 45
Parallax 64
21% 59.4 fps
MRender 52.3
Gravity 68.2
Splatting 38.6
23% 53 fps
Poor: 10%
This bench: 22.2%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM830 mSATA 256GB
79GB free
Firmware: CXM03D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 221 220 219 209 217 MB/s
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
59.2% Above average
Read 247
Write 220
Mixed 197
SusWrite 218
50% 221 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 59.8
4K Mixed 25.9
98% 35.8 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 91.7
DQ Mixed 128
97% 133 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 82%
Samsung MZNTE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT28L6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 70 53 73 57 62 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
70.4% Very good
Read 455
Write 127
Mixed 149
SusWrite 68.6
44% 200 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 69.4
4K Mixed 28
127% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 76.6
96% 175 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 86%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
13GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 68 70 69 70 70 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 64.2
Write 66.5
Mixed 16
SusWrite 69.6
39% 54.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.5
101% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 76%
TOSHIBA TransMemory 8GB
7GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4 4.6 4.6 4.1 4.7 4.5 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
7.72% Terrible
Read 35.2
Write 5.5
Mixed 7.8
SusWrite 4.4
13% 13.2 MB/s
4K Read 7
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
26% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 7.72%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown Samsung M471A1K43BB0-CPB 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
62.4% Good
MC Read 23.9
MC Write 23.7
MC Mixed 18.5
63% 22 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 19.8
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 78.6
51% 78.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16J5 Builds (Compare 5,187 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-16J5

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