MSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC(MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 79.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive64.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC(MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170303
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 13:03
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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-$179
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
79.2% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 107
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 391
QC Float 321
QC Mixed 358
81% 356 Pts
MC Int 910
MC Float 942
MC Mixed 937
139% 929 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$70
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
64.3% Good
Read 437
Write 171
Mixed 98.1
51% 235 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 60.2
4K Mixed 17.6
98% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 48.8
69% 130 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$24
188GB free
Firmware: KC48 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
53.6% Above average
Read 92.8
Write 94.3
Mixed 17
49% 68.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.66
106% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-3000C DDR4 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 1067 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
50.2% Above average
MC Read 20
MC Write 16.8
MC Mixed 13.6
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 20.3
SC Mixed 17.4
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 86.3
46% 86.3 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 54%
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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 ARCTIC(MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 1,149 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC(MS-7A34)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $749
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