MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 82.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics66.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Very high background CPU (80%). 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)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170427
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 12:58
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 80%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 5 1600X-$220
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
SC Int 104
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 108
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 381
QC Float 389
QC Mixed 391
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 856
MC Float 877
MC Mixed 871
130% 868 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$608
MaxC: 1310 MHz, MaxM: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
66.2% Good
Lighting 177
Reflection 178
Parallax 254
63% 203 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 174
Splatting 129
72% 149 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$115
153GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 519
Write 358
Mixed 428
97% 435 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 73
4K Mixed 35
124% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 79.7
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 66.3
73% 118 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$110
2TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Read 153
Write 146
Mixed 116
103% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.84
4K Mixed 0.25
91% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 103%
Samsung Spinpoint T166 500GB-$69
466GB free
Firmware: CR100-13 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
45% Average
Read 79.2
Write 77.5
Mixed 70.3
57% 75.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.38
92% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 45%
Great: 46%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
322GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 148
Write 135
Mixed 134
104% 139 MB/s
4K Read 1.25
4K Write 2.71
4K Mixed 0.27
132% 1.41 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$136
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
72.5% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 24.6
MC Mixed 26
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 20.2
59% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 96.9
41% 96.9 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 107%
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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 2,002 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,085
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