MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics89.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive53% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190125
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 16 '19 at 05:08
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$118
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
1-Core 113
2-Core 229
80% 171 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 781
78% 621 Pts
64-Core 979
66% 979 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$325
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Lighting 357
Reflection 303
Parallax 385
94% 348 fps
MRender 288
Gravity 309
Splatting 200
85% 266 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 79 86 79 79 75 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
53% Above average
Read 151
Write 103
Mixed 136
SusWrite 81.1
26% 118 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 86.2
4K Mixed 29
122% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 112
84% 111 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53%
Great: 61%
WD Blue 3D SATA M.2 500GB-$63
461GB free
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 405 403 402 403 402 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 472
Mixed 389
SusWrite 406
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 51.8
180% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 264
209% 289 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 115%
Great: 119%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 500GB-$50
38GB free
Firmware: SD04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 72 72 71 73 73 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
43.1% Average
Read 78
Write 7
Mixed 15.8
SusWrite 72.2
31% 43.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
133% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 60%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$99
53GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 47 49 49 49 48 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
27.3% Poor
Read 46.5
Write 44.7
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 48.6
33% 44.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
115% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 27.3%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 36.9
MC Mixed 32.3
104% 36.5 GB/s
SC Read 24.1
SC Write 37.3
SC Mixed 26.7
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 100%
Great: 104%
Take a copy of your results

 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 25,530 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $111

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $549
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $138Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9600K $210Nvidia GTX 1660 $210Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $150
Intel Core i7-9700K $340Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $260Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $51
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $612SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback