MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics71.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive81.1% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180920
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 14 '18 at 01:02
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$235
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
1-Core 127
2-Core 250
89% 189 Pts
4-Core 486
8-Core 952
89% 719 Pts
64-Core 1,349
90% 1,349 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$172
CLim: 1411 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.10.1
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Lighting 215
Reflection 186
Parallax 282
74% 228 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 204
Splatting 133
70% 162 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Amd-raid Samsung SSD 850 250GB
202GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 228 232 233 244 238 249 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Read 420
Write 471
Mixed 391
SusWrite 237
86% 380 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 64.3
4K Mixed 36
126% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 170
151% 220 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 102%
Amd-raid Samsung SSD 860 500GB
48GB free
Firmware: RVT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 231 235 235 241 234 246 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Read 441
Write 469
Mixed 439
SusWrite 237
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 64.6
4K Mixed 35.4
116% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 103
DQ Write 359
DQ Mixed 162
144% 208 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 100%
Amd-raid Array 5 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 9.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 338 349 352 357 348 363 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
201% Outstanding
Read 349
Write 368
Mixed 145
SusWrite 351
221% 303 MB/s
4K Read 2.5
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 0.3
204% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 201%
Great: 201%
Amd-raid WDC WD10EALX-009 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: 15.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 115 116 117 114 118 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
76.2% Very good
Read 150
Write 86.3
Mixed 69.1
SusWrite 115
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
190% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 76%
Amd-raid WDC WD10EALX-009 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: 15.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 95 92 90 91 94 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
64.1% Good
Read 129
Write 119
Mixed 72.4
SusWrite 93.6
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
204% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3200 C16 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 43.3
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 32.6
109% 38 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 28.8
90% 31.7 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 105%
Great: 111%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 19,229 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $567
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