MSI MS-16J5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 65.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive67.6% 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 96% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemMicro-Star GP62 6QF
MotherboardMSI MS-16J5  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, ,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160429
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateOct 12 '21 at 19:11
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 24%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
65.8% Good
Memory 79.7
1-Core 76.5
2-Core 146
62% 101 Pts
4-Core 283
8-Core 397
44% 340 Pts
64-Core 397
27% 397 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Mobile Skylake)
MSI(1462 115A) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8682
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 6.1
Reflection 18.8
Parallax 7.1
5% 10.7 fps
Gravity 8
Splatting 11.8
8% 9.9 fps
Poor: 2% Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend MTS800 M.2 128GB-$95
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: O0918B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 143 92 140 151 152 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
67.6% Good
Read 453
Write 153
Mixed 204
SusWrite 134
52% 236 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 65
4K Mixed 28
105% 38.7 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 151
DQ Mixed 150
126% 185 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2004)-$46
899GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 111 110 111 112 112 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 109
Write 103
Mixed 55
SusWrite 111
69% 94.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43BB0-CPB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
68.9% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 20.1
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 27.6
SC Mixed 21.2
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 81.1
49% 81.1 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 73%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 4 2 60 15.5" 1280 720 CMN15D2
Typical MS-16J5 Builds (Compare 3,363 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-16J5

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