MSI MS-16S3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics38.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive186% 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.
CPU throttled at 68% 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.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star Prestige 15 A10SC
MotherboardMSI MS-16S3  (all builds)
Memory26.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 19 '21 at 07:11
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
CPU Throttled 68%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10710U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Memory 84.6
1-Core 135
2-Core 245
89% 155 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 661
73% 563 Pts
64-Core 826
55% 826 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650 (Mobile Max-Q)
MSI(1462 129C) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 26.21.14.4292
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
38.8% Below average
Lighting 51.5
Reflection 57.5
Parallax 45
42% 51.3 fps
MRender 34.9
Gravity 45.6
Splatting 44.7
36% 41.7 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 41%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-1T00-1032 1TB
655GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11110000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1064 602 620 470 476 471 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
186% Outstanding
Read 561
Write 607
Mixed 664
SusWrite 617
139% 612 MB/s
4K Read 49.9
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 73.1
256% 95.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,161
DQ Write 925
DQ Mixed 1,004
762% 1,030 MB/s
Poor: 193%
This bench: 186%
Great: 309%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CTD 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
88% Excellent
MC Read 32.8
MC Write 34.4
MC Mixed 26.9
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 37.8
SC Mixed 27.8
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 88%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16S3 Builds (Compare 552 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-16S3

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