MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 82.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics51.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (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 (48th 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-$149
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
82.5% Excellent
1-Core 118
2-Core 236
83% 177 Pts
4-Core 466
8-Core 776
78% 621 Pts
64-Core 1,012
68% 1,012 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$170
CLim: 1236 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.4.1
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
51.2% Above average
Lighting 126
Reflection 166
Parallax 200
47% 164 fps
MRender 134
Gravity 130
Splatting 122
54% 128 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 64%
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 (10th 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: 76%
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: 55%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 124%
TEAML5Lite3D480G 480GB
68GB free
Firmware: Q0410A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 448 457 459 456 459 460 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th 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: 78%
This bench: 101%
Great: 128%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
160GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 148 149 149 150 150 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th 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: 59%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 116%
Seagate ST3360320AS 360GB-$79
324GB free
Firmware: 3.CHN
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 77 78 78 78 78 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th 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: 17%
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: 64%
This bench: 118%
Great: 112%
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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 19,357 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $559
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