MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 92.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170622
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 17:36
Run Duration65 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 1600-$206
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
SC Int 112
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 461
QC Mixed 450
100% 442 Pts
MC Int 956
MC Float 935
MC Mixed 969
143% 953 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 93%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
531GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 149
Mixed 131
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.3
92% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 1400 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 33.8
MC Mixed 30.7
97% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 33.2
SC Mixed 23.7
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 82.9
48% 82.9 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 103%
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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 3,591 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 87%
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Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,065
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