MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 83.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics133% 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 Drive291% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190125
Uptime1 Days
Run DateApr 02 '19 at 23:37
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$145
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
83.8% Excellent
1-Core 120
2-Core 247
86% 184 Pts
4-Core 475
8-Core 786
80% 630 Pts
64-Core 1,020
68% 1,020 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 554
Reflection 443
Parallax 566
146% 521 fps
MRender 393
Gravity 470
Splatting 258
133% 373 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 133%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDS100T3X0C-00SJG0 1TB
879GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1399 1512 1512 1522 1521 1519 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
291% Outstanding
Read 2,004
Write 2,228
Mixed 1,831
SusWrite 1,498
426% 1,890 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 70.2
243% 90.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1122
DQ Write 853
DQ Mixed 1,025
757% 1,000 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 291%
Great: 323%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$65
428GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 86 88 88 88 88 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
54.2% Above average
Read 101
Write 95.8
Mixed 97.5
SusWrite 87.4
71% 95.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
180% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 44.7
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 34.9
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 41.6
SC Mixed 29.7
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 110%
Great: 109%
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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 27,671 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $523
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