MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 83.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics57.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 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 Drive123% 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)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateApr 23 '19 at 12:26
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th 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-$148
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
83.2% Excellent
1-Core 122
2-Core 240
85% 181 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 740
77% 603 Pts
64-Core 984
66% 984 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$180
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.4.2
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Lighting 216
Reflection 182
Parallax 315
60% 237 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 214
Splatting 134
54% 166 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 60%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$60
327GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 458 469 472 436 404 408 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 478
Mixed 447
SusWrite 441
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 55
189% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 366
DQ Mixed 297
245% 351 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 123%
Great: 126%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 42
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 33.3
108% 37.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 28.7
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 104%
Great: 105%
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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 25,506 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
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
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