MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
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 89.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics38% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive44.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateApr 09 '19 at 20:52
Run Duration179 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Memory 91.9
1-Core 118
2-Core 236
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 466
8-Core 776
78% 621 Pts
64-Core 1,012
68% 1,012 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$126
CLim: 1236 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.4.1
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
38% Below average
Lighting 126
Reflection 166
Parallax 200
33% 164 fps
MRender 134
Gravity 130
Splatting 122
38% 128 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 38%
Great: 50%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Vaseky V900/128G 128GB
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0522A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 20 39 20 45 21 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
44.7% Average
Read 504
Write 238
Mixed 26.1
SusWrite 56.2
45% 206 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 16
4K Mixed 11.6
60% 17.2 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 7.5
DQ Mixed 0.4
20% 53 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 158%
TEAML5Lite3D240G 240GB
67GB free
Firmware: Q0410A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 163 148 148 151 148 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 507
Write 386
Mixed 379
SusWrite 191
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 63.1
4K Mixed 37.2
130% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 152
DQ Write 63.5
DQ Mixed 59.4
57% 91.7 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 123%
TEAML5Lite3D480G 480GB
68GB free
Firmware: Q0410A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 448 457 459 456 459 460 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 451
Mixed 407
SusWrite 456
102% 455 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 41.7
138% 48.7 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 105
111% 183 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 101%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$42
160GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 148 149 149 150 150 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 167
Mixed 81.2
SusWrite 149
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 114%
Seagate ST3360320AS 360GB-$79
324GB free
Firmware: 3.CHN
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 77 78 78 78 78 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
44.9% Average
Read 78.3
Write 42
Mixed 43.9
SusWrite 77.7
44% 60.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
129% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3466 MHz clocked @ 1733 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
118% Outstanding
MC Read 48
MC Write 44
MC Mixed 37
123% 43 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 30.9
98% 34.2 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 118%
Great: 111%

 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 13,228 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $572
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