MSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC(MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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.
Graphics70.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive97.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). 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 ARCTIC(MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180502
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 05:55
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
SC Int 101
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 100
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 384
QC Float 412
QC Mixed 394
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 820
MC Float 848
MC Mixed 858
126% 842 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$229
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Lighting 214
Reflection 186
Parallax 199
64% 200 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 206
Splatting 165
74% 174 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 293 299 301 303 301 303 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Read 456
Write 462
Mixed 368
SusWrite 300
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 41.4
144% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 180
186% 305 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
847GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 168 166 169 169 169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 160
Mixed 95.5
SusWrite 168
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
223% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
85.7% Excellent
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 28.7
89% 31 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 26.5
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 92.9
43% 92.9 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 95%
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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 ARCTIC(MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 1,050 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC(MS-7A34)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $672
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