MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (14th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 86 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 35.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics95.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive156% 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.
Very high background CPU (89%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory2.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170427
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 09:11
Run Duration249 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 89%

 PC Performing way below expectations (14th 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 7 1700X-$269
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Relative performance (0th percentile)
35.2% Below average
SC Int 38.8
SC Float 44
SC Mixed 41.7
33% 41.5 Pts
QC Int 139
QC Float 151
QC Mixed 144
33% 144 Pts
MC Int 787
MC Float 683
MC Mixed 653
107% 708 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Lighting 220
Reflection 264
Parallax 360
84% 281 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 322
Splatting 204
104% 238 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$105
35GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
156% Outstanding
Read 1,683
Write 1,035
Mixed 1,067
279% 1,262 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 34.3
4K Mixed 16.3
76% 24.9 MB/s
DQ Read 77.1
DQ Write 43.1
DQ Mixed 24.8
28% 48.3 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 156%
Great: 259%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
567GB free
Firmware: 1805
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 72.1
Write 63.4
Mixed 88.5
57% 74.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.19
56% 0.56 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 66%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$80
541GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
63.4% Good
Read 112
Write 109
Mixed 113
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.17
73% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 109%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
464GB free
Firmware: 1805
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
22.7% Poor
Read 40.7
Write 38.1
Mixed 38
29% 38.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.26
74% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 22.7%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$175
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
39.6% Below average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 17.7
46% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 4.4
SC Write 10.5
SC Mixed 3.8
18% 6.23 GB/s
Latency 384
10% 384 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 39.6%
Great: 79%
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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 11,683 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $842
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