MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 81.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics74.2% 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.
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)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170316
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 20:56
Run Duration91 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$208
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
81.5% Excellent
SC Int 93.6
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 99.1
79% 98.8 Pts
QC Int 385
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 401
91% 400 Pts
MC Int 814
MC Float 854
MC Mixed 845
126% 838 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
74.2% Very good
Lighting 230
Reflection 206
Parallax 223
70% 220 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 217
Splatting 173
77% 180 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 79%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$30
131GB free
Firmware: KC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
51.8% Above average
Read 88.5
Write 92.3
Mixed 88.1
68% 89.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.49
88% 0.61 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2133C 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
79.5% Very good
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 27.3
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 22.5
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 82%
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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 6,701 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $864
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