MSI MS-16S3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 85.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics2.74% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive129% 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.
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.
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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star Prestige 15 A10SC
MotherboardMSI MS-16S3  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191118
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateMay 23 '21 at 14:33
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU8%
CPU Throttled 68%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Memory 89.8
1-Core 123
2-Core 243
88% 152 Pts
4-Core 438
8-Core 740
74% 589 Pts
64-Core 899
60% 899 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics
MSI(1462 129C) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9466
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
2.74% Terrible
Lighting 6.3
Reflection 58.2
Parallax 8.3
5% 24.3 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.74%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston RBUSNS8154P3512GJ5 512GB
375GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK12.D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 759 561 479 470 473 473 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 588
Mixed 501
SusWrite 536
120% 528 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 37.6
126% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 933
DQ Write 751
DQ Mixed 792
606% 825 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 129%
Great: 149%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$116
273GB free
Firmware: 004C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 687 98 168 100 96 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
166% Outstanding
Read 872
Write 312
Mixed 931
SusWrite 208
129% 581 MB/s
4K Read 58.3
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 77.2
273% 99.4 MB/s
DQ Read 634
DQ Write 873
DQ Mixed 464
432% 657 MB/s
Poor: 126%
This bench: 166%
Great: 260%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43CB1-CTD 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
MC Read 31.5
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 22.5
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 33.2
SC Mixed 24.7
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 84%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-16S3 Builds (Compare 591 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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