MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 70.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics144% 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 Drive28.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '19 at 22:13
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 1600-$108
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
70.8% Very good
SC Int 94.2
SC Float 92.1
SC Mixed 92.5
74% 92.9 Pts
QC Int 351
QC Float 335
QC Mixed 321
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 798
MC Float 896
MC Mixed 878
128% 857 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
144% Outstanding
Lighting 409
Reflection 467
Parallax 506
137% 461 fps
MRender 249
Gravity 493
Splatting 266
149% 336 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 144%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 66 1.7 2.8 5.4 4.5 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
28.2% Poor
Read 372
Write 280
Mixed 140
SusWrite 41.1
46% 208 MB/s
4K Read 6.9
4K Write 19.2
4K Mixed 9
32% 11.7 MB/s
DQ Read 19.7
DQ Write 20.5
DQ Mixed 41.1
25% 27.1 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 28.2%
Great: 54%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$300
250GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 389 380 437 442 439 432 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Read 476
Write 443
Mixed 313
SusWrite 420
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 12.3
4K Write 25.8
4K Mixed 26.5
66% 21.5 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 79.4
104% 190 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 135%
Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB-$50
870GB free
Firmware: SM14
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 100 101 100 99 101 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
47.2% Average
Read 62.5
Write 83.2
Mixed 37.5
SusWrite 100
52% 70.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.4
315% 2.67 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 2400 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2733 MHz clocked @ 1367 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
MC Read 37.2
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 32.9
98% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 31.8
SC Mixed 24.4
75% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 83.5
48% 83.5 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 90%
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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 B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 22,765 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $588
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CPUGPUSSD
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AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $145Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $208Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $99
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $108Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $90SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $43G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $601SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $95SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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