MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics97.8% 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 Drive48.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170727
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 16:54
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 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 5 1600-$195
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
79.4% Very good
SC Int 96.5
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 96.2
79% 99 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 389
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 814
MC Float 834
MC Mixed 836
124% 828 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
Zotac(19DA 2424) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Lighting 297
Reflection 291
Parallax 305
93% 298 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 280
Splatting 228
102% 238 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 111%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S128G 126GB
5GB free
Firmware: 3.2.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
48.1% Average
Read 457
Write 261
Mixed 258
72% 325 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 15.5
4K Mixed 8.03
44% 13.4 MB/s
DQ Read 36.6
DQ Write 12.6
DQ Mixed 8.91
11% 19.4 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x4GB-$91
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
MC Read 36
MC Write 32.8
MC Mixed 30.5
95% 33.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 32.7
SC Mixed 24.7
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 89.7
45% 89.7 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 98%
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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 4,422 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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