MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive102% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '18 at 14:17
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$115
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
77.8% Very good
1-Core 118
2-Core 233
83% 176 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 715
72% 568 Pts
64-Core 1004
67% 1004 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 83%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M6S 256GB-$166
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 373 430 382 431 383 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 419
Mixed 128
SusWrite 403
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 75.6
4K Mixed 38.2
138% 48.8 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 214
196% 301 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
120GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 121 120 121 118 122 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 146
Write 118
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 120
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2
371% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 45
MC Write 41.9
MC Mixed 36
117% 41 GB/s
SC Read 27.5
SC Write 38.9
SC Mixed 30
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 112%
Great: 111%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 27,189 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $111

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $514
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