MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics25.6% 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 Drive212% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180316
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 13:44
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 2400G-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 114
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 433
QC Mixed 399
93% 412 Pts
MC Int 587
MC Float 640
MC Mixed 620
92% 616 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 11 (Ryzen iGPU)
MSI(1462 7A34) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
25.6% Poor
Lighting 71.3
Reflection 56.2
Parallax 107
26% 78.2 fps
MRender 36.3
Gravity 79.6
Splatting 59.2
25% 58.4 fps
Poor: 16%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$99
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 1,994
Write 1,171
Mixed 1,190
320% 1,452 MB/s
4K Read 49.7
4K Write 78.5
4K Mixed 39.6
168% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 96.8
105% 179 MB/s
Poor: 136%
This bench: 212%
Great: 235%
WD Green 120GB (2016)-$38
63GB free
Firmware: Z3311000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
50.5% Above average
Read 485
Write 138
Mixed 134
54% 252 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 40.6
4K Mixed 3.91
63% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 3.38
35% 81.5 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 68%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
487GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 162
Mixed 142
119% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.33
98% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$169
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
MC Read 34.8
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 32.3
100% 35 GB/s
SC Read 25.2
SC Write 36
SC Mixed 25.8
83% 29 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 108%
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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 15,636 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $678
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HDDRAMUSB
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