MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 78.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics68.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive58.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (12%). 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)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170622
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 02:55
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$205
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
78.9% Very good
SC Int 96.8
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 99.5
80% 99.7 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 417
QC Mixed 406
92% 406 Pts
MC Int 579
MC Float 622
MC Mixed 602
90% 601 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$350
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.6.2
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
68.7% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 176
Parallax 271
71% 218 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 197
Splatting 126
67% 153 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$136
88GB free
Firmware: X41200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
58.7% Above average
Read 492
Write 229
Mixed 239
70% 320 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 50.2
4K Mixed 10.2
82% 29.4 MB/s
DQ Read 26.6
DQ Write 54.1
DQ Mixed 9.35
16% 30 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$65
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Read 147
Write 139
Mixed 127
103% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.01
4K Mixed 0.19
89% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
94% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 34.9
MC Mixed 32.1
99% 34.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 33.3
SC Mixed 24.2
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 92.5
43% 92.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 94%
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 4,390 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: 84% - Excellent Total price: $966
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