MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive28.1% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181219
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 04 '19 at 21:26
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Memory 86.6
1-Core 119
2-Core 233
84% 146 Pts
4-Core 435
8-Core 693
72% 564 Pts
64-Core 948
64% 948 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$159
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.2.3
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Lighting 225
Reflection 184
Parallax 292
59% 233 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 221
Splatting 132
60% 167 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 61%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 92 59 84 99 202 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
28.1% Poor
Read 168
Write 86
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 124
26% 114 MB/s
4K Read 13.1
4K Write 19.4
4K Mixed 10.4
43% 14.3 MB/s
DQ Read 13.7
DQ Write 15
DQ Mixed 14.3
11% 14.3 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 28.1%
Great: 94%
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 (97th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 45.3
MC Write 42.4
MC Mixed 36
118% 41.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 37
SC Mixed 28.7
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%
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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 39,414 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $585
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