MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
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 80%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics67.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (53%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180502
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 03:48
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 53%

 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-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
80% Very good
SC Int 95.1
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 99
80% 99.6 Pts
QC Int 341
QC Float 389
QC Mixed 386
84% 372 Pts
MC Int 836
MC Float 796
MC Mixed 866
125% 833 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 80%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$219
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
67.3% Good
Lighting 204
Reflection 181
Parallax 195
62% 193 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 195
Splatting 154
71% 166 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 240GB-$230
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 494
Write 259
Mixed 266
75% 340 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 41.7
4K Mixed 11.5
79% 26.9 MB/s
DQ Read 27.6
DQ Write 40.4
DQ Mixed 42.9
30% 37 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 93%
Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 500GB-$159
191GB free
Firmware: GM4OA5CA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 85.6
Write 88
Mixed 84.1
65% 85.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.33
81% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 51%
WD My Book ES 500GB
455GB free, PID null
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
15.3% Very poor
Read 23.6
Write 24.5
Mixed 14.4
26% 20.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.37
85% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 15.3%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x4GB-$94
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 42.5
MC Write 40
MC Mixed 34.4
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 39.9
SC Mixed 30.8
92% 32 GB/s
Latency 80.7
50% 80.7 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 107%
Great: 105%
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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 15,282 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $84

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $553
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