MSI GS66 Stealth

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 65.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics86.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive234% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 77% 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
SystemMSI GS66 Stealth  (all builds)
MotherboardMicro-Star MS-16V1
Memory59.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201119
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 06 '21 at 21:23
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%
CPU Throttled 77%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10980HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
65.3% Good
Memory 71
1-Core 131
2-Core 234
82% 145 Pts
4-Core 326
8-Core 440
50% 383 Pts
64-Core 503
34% 503 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super Mobile Max-Q)
MSI(1462 12AE) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 30.0.14.7212
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
86.4% Excellent
Lighting 110
Reflection 177
Parallax 127
89% 138 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 98.8
Splatting 93.9
84% 108 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 111%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SX8100NP 2TB
451GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VB411D45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1181 1020 504 372 224 199 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
234% Outstanding
Read 2,590
Write 1162
Mixed 1,320
SusWrite 583
312% 1,414 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 62.1
193% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 936
DQ Write 582
DQ Mixed 621
500% 713 MB/s
Poor: 120%
This bench: 234%
Great: 333%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A4G43MB1-CTD 2x31.5GB
2 of 2 slots used
63GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 30.6
MC Mixed 25.7
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 37
SC Mixed 26.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 99
40% 99 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 86%

 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 9 7 60 15.5" 1280 720 AUO328E
Typical MS-16V1 Builds (Compare 1,330 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

System: MSI GS66 Stealth - $1,599

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Total price: $1,599
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HDDRAMUSB
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