MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
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 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics107% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.5% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 13:05
Run Duration211 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 7 1700-$280
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
SC Int 109
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 113
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 448
QC Mixed 443
100% 441 Pts
MC Int 1238
MC Float 1,250
MC Mixed 1,232
186% 1,240 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 340
Reflection 308
Parallax 320
103% 323 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 313
Splatting 241
109% 254 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 107%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 120GB-$81
33GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 491
Write 275
Mixed 272
76% 346 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 44.9
4K Mixed 25.1
112% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 103
DQ Mixed 65.2
81% 148 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 86%
Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 2TB-$80
2TB free
Firmware: CV23 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Read 159
Write 175
Mixed 154
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.19
77% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$57
25GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Read 149
Write 160
Mixed 149
115% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.26
88% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 107%
Samsung Flash Drive DUO 64GB
29GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
12.3% Very poor
Read 35.9
Write 15.1
Mixed 17
25% 22.7 MB/s
4K Read 3.69
4K Write 0.97
4K Mixed 0.88
76% 1.84 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 12.3%
Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
76.4% Very good
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 26.4
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 22.2
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 100
40% 100 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 94%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 3,549 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,040
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