MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 71.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics23% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive72.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170427
Uptime12 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 19:03
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
71.3% Very good
SC Int 90.1
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 98.4
77% 96.6 Pts
QC Int 319
QC Float 320
QC Mixed 317
72% 318 Pts
MC Int 834
MC Float 863
MC Mixed 858
128% 852 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1359 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
23% Poor
Lighting 68.8
Reflection 46.7
Parallax 67.2
21% 60.9 fps
MRender 54.7
Gravity 72
Splatting 40.9
24% 55.9 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 23%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 120GB-$100
21GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
72.2% Very good
Read 433
Write 327
Mixed 286
77% 348 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 52.6
4K Mixed 16.6
88% 31.6 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 44.6
76% 151 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 79%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
545GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 144
Write 146
Mixed 139
108% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 2.47
4K Mixed 0.37
139% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x4GB-$151
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 33.5
MC Mixed 32.9
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 32.8
SC Mixed 26.7
76% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 98.9
40% 98.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 111%
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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 6,069 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $98

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $828
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