MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics15.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive70.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory2.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170913
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateMar 15 '19 at 13:02
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User EST-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$109
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
70.9% Very good
1-Core 101
2-Core 200
71% 151 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 684
68% 542 Pts
64-Core 855
57% 855 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
Gigabyte(1458 375C) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
15.1% Very poor
Lighting 59.3
Reflection 40.2
Parallax 59.1
15% 52.9 fps
MRender 34.3
Gravity 56.1
Splatting 47.2
15% 45.9 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 15.1%
Great: 16%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$43
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 65 52 64 56 40 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 482
Write 342
Mixed 324
SusWrite 76.6
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 64.7
4K Mixed 34
122% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 91.1
DQ Mixed 108
103% 167 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 80%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 207 203 206 211 212 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 151
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 207
115% 158 MB/s
4K Read 2.3
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.5
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 115%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 1x8GB-$38
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
45.3% Average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 13.4
44% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 15.3
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 89.9
44% 89.9 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 48%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 26,136 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $589
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