MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 75.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive210% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181219
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 10 '19 at 14:31
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User SVN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 7 2700-$225
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
75.9% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 97.8
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 356
QC Float 370
QC Mixed 377
83% 367 Pts
MC Int 655
MC Float 650
MC Mixed 668
99% 657 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 100%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$70
444GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 912 902 934 763 604 776 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
210% Outstanding
Read 1,406
Write 926
Mixed 891
SusWrite 815
226% 1,010 MB/s
4K Read 54.9
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 70.7
249% 89 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 883
DQ Mixed 222
282% 483 MB/s
Poor: 134%
This bench: 210%
Great: 224%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 16GB-$21
7GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 38 39 38 36 37 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
46.8% Average
Read 39.4
Write 39.6
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 37.9
49% 36.3 MB/s
4K Read 9
4K Write 10
4K Mixed 7.2
618% 8.73 MB/s
DQ Read 9.7
DQ Write 10.6
DQ Mixed 8.2
675% 9.5 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D30CESTK.8FD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 42.3
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 34.1
109% 38.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 25.3
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 76.3
52% 76.3 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
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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 9,246 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 - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 130% - Outstanding Total price: $637
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HDDRAMUSB
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