MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 96.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.6% 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)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateDec 24 '18 at 10:29
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 2600-$144
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
SC Int 114
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 118
95% 118 Pts
QC Int 453
QC Float 494
QC Mixed 473
107% 474 Pts
MC Int 977
MC Float 1,015
MC Mixed 1,005
150% 999 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$335
MSI(1462 3309) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 307
Reflection 290
Parallax 313
96% 303 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 299
Splatting 234
106% 246 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M6S 256GB-$166
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 400 372 411 390 385 424 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 468
Write 392
Mixed 284
SusWrite 397
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 74.2
4K Mixed 15.8
110% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 212
194% 298 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 103%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
102GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 111 125 109 125 123 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Read 158
Write 163
Mixed 29.5
SusWrite 117
84% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2
367% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 112%
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)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 44.7
MC Write 41.2
MC Mixed 35.6
116% 40.5 GB/s
SC Read 26.6
SC Write 41.5
SC Mixed 29.3
93% 32.5 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 111%
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 12,431 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 138% - Outstanding Total price: $587
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