MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 81%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics130% 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 Drive99.6% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181219
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '19 at 23:56
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 2600X-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
81% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 106
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 376
QC Float 367
QC Mixed 376
85% 373 Pts
MC Int 886
MC Float 925
MC Mixed 912
136% 908 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 81%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$480
Asus(1043 866D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 372
Reflection 310
Parallax 423
121% 368 fps
MRender 348
Gravity 372
Splatting 231
138% 317 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 130%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$78
249GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 319 320 320 319 320 319 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 477
Mixed 418
SusWrite 320
96% 428 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 97.5
4K Mixed 36.3
147% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 251
214% 315 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 130%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
756GB free
Firmware: CC4C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 190 194 190 193 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 133
Mixed 75.2
SusWrite 191
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3466 MHz clocked @ 1733 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 44.3
MC Write 35.6
MC Mixed 35.9
110% 38.6 GB/s
SC Read 24.1
SC Write 35.7
SC Mixed 27
83% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
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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 10,705 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: 139% - Outstanding Total price: $582
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