MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive199% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). 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)
Memory14.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.2 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170215
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 03:37
Run Duration82 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 1700X-$295
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.25 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
80% Excellent
SC Int 99.9
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 101
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 361
QC Float 362
QC Mixed 351
81% 358 Pts
MC Int 1,157
MC Float 1161
MC Mixed 1,152
173% 1,156 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 80%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$265
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
72.4% Very good
Lighting 224
Reflection 199
Parallax 211
68% 211 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 212
Splatting 168
76% 177 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 79%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$200
210GB free
Firmware: 1B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
199% Outstanding
Read 1,957
Write 901
Mixed 1,116
291% 1,325 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 45.1
179% 66.3 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 128
130% 210 MB/s
Poor: 125%
This bench: 199%
Great: 222%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 29.6
MC Mixed 28.1
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 24.5
73% 25.7 GB/s
Latency 97.2
41% 97.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 90%
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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 4,398 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $946
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