MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 81.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 07:41
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User BIH-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
SC Int 95
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 99.9
80% 99.6 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 416
QC Mixed 396
90% 399 Pts
MC Int 828
MC Float 858
MC Mixed 853
127% 846 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$240
Device(1DA2 E366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 2100 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
73.2% Very good
Lighting 218
Reflection 190
Parallax 290
76% 233 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 208
Splatting 136
72% 165 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 76%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$28
436GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 17.01H17 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 116
Write 116
Mixed 114
87% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.48
116% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$157
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
MC Read 38
MC Write 34.9
MC Mixed 32.6
100% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 35.4
SC Mixed 26.1
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 82.1
49% 82.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 109%
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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 15,367 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $727
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